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Dr. Emma Creagh

Assistant Professor (Biochemistry)

  CANCER   CANCER IMMUNOLOGY   CASPASES   Inflammasome-mediated inflammation   INFLAMMATION
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American Society for Immunology 2014 Present
International Society for Mucosal Immunology 2015 Present
Irish Society of Gastroenterology 2012 Present
Irish Society of Immunology 2010 Present
Irish Epithelial Physiology Group 2016 Present
Kufer, T.A., Creagh, E.M. & Bryant C., Guardians of the Cell: Effector-Triggered Immunity Steers Mammalian Immune Defense, Trends in Immunology, in press, 2019, Journal Article, IN_PRESS  TARA - Full Text  DOI
Brian Flood*, Joan Manils*, Ciara Nulty, Ewelina Flis, Sinead Kenealy, Gillian Barber, Joanna Fay, Kingston H. G. Mills, Elaine W. Kay and Emma M. Creagh. , Caspase-11 regulates the tumour suppressor function of STAT1 in a murine model of colitis-associated carcinogenesis, Oncogene, 38, (14), 2019, p2658-2674 , Notes: [Published online 11 December 2018], Journal Article, PUBLISHED  TARA - Full Text  DOI
SinĂ©ad Kenealy∗, Joan Manils∗, Mathilde Raverdeau Natalia Munoz-Wolf, Gillian Barber, Alex Liddicoat, Ed C.Lavelle Emma M.Creagh , Caspase-11 Mediated Cell Death Contributes to the Pathogenesis of Imiquimod-Induced Psoriasis, Journal of Investigative Dermatology, 2019, Journal Article, IN_PRESS  TARA - Full Text  DOI
Ryan, EJ and Creagh, EM, Emerging Methods in Colorectal Cancer Screening, British Journal of Surgery, 105, (2), 2018, p16 - 18, Journal Article, PUBLISHED  DOI
Kenealy, S. & Creagh, E.M., Novel NLRP6 mutation identified in a patient with an unexplained autoinflammatory disporder, Toll 2018 - Editing Innate Immunity., Porto, Portugal., 6-9 June 2018, 2018, Poster, PRESENTED
Flis, E and Creagh, E.M., STAT1-mediated tumour suppression is regulated by caspase-11 in a murine model of colitis-associated carcinogenesis., Toll 2018 - Editing Innate Immunity., Porto, Portugal., 2018, Poster, PRESENTED
Creagh, E.M., Oesophageal Cancer & Inflammation, Cologne University Research Hospital Seminar Series, Cologne University Research Hospital, Germany, 2nd June, 2017, Dr. H. Fuchs & Prof. J. Beers, Cologne, Invited Talk, PRESENTED
Flood B, Oficjalska K, Fay J, O'Grady A, Ryan EJ, Doherty GA, Kay E and Creagh EM. , Epithelial expression of inflammatory caspases-4 and -5 is specific to malignancy in colorectal cancer patients. , Gasteroenterology, Digestive Diseases Week (DDW), San Diego, CA, 19-24 May 2016, 150, (4), American Gastroenterology Association (AGA), 2016, ppS616-S617 , Notes: [], Conference Paper, PUBLISHED  TARA - Full Text  DOI
Creagh, E.M., Inflammatory Caspase Expression during Colorectal Neoplasia , 'Innovation in Diagnosis & Treatment of Colorectal Neoplasia', Centre for Colorectal Disease, St. Vincent's Hospital, 9th September, 2016, Prof. K Sheahan, Invited Talk, PRESENTED
Basdeo S.A, Campbell N.K, Sullivan L.M, Flood B, Creagh E.M, Mantle T.J, Fletcher J.M, Dunne A, Suppression of human alloreactive T cells by linear tetrapyrroles; relevance for transplantation, Translational Research, 178, 2016, p81-94.e2 , Journal Article, PUBLISHED  TARA - Full Text  DOI  URL

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Creagh, E.M., Contribution of Inflammatory caspases to IBD & CRC, INITIative Network meeting, Dublin, Ireland, 23rd November 2018, 2018, Invited Talk, PRESENTED
Flis, E and Creagh, E.M., Role of TLR2 in Oesophageal Adenocarcinoma Progression, Training in Cancer Mechanisms & Therapeutics Meeting, Queens University, Belfast, 16th April 2018, 2018, Oral Presentation, PRESENTED
Caspase detection and analysis in, editor(s)Edited by D. Hughes and H. Mehmet , Cell Proliferation and Apoptosis , Oxford, UK, Bios Scientific Publishers, 2003, pp233 - 253, [Creagh, E. M., Adrain C., and S.J Martin], Book Chapter, PUBLISHED
Caspase cascades in apoptosis in, editor(s)M. Los and H. Walczak , In Caspases-Their role in Cell Death and Cell Survival, New York, USA, Landes Bioscience/Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers, 2002, pp41 - 51, [S.J Martin], Book Chapter, PUBLISHED


Award Date
Wellcome Trust Career Development Fellowship 2006-2011
Broad Medical Research Program Fellowship 2010-2012
TCD Pathfinder Award 2015
Winner - Oral presentation - Irish Society of Gastroenterology Meeting 2016