Matilda Toivakka

Matilda Toivakka

Matilda Toivakka

Room 2.52
Ashworth Laboratories III

Phone: 44 (0) 131-650-8656


2015-present PhD in Immunology (Institute of Immunology and Infection Research, University of Edinburgh): The role of miRNAs and their targets in CD8 T cell responses.

2014-2015 MSc by Research in Biomedical Sciences (Centre for Inflammation Research, University of Edinburgh)

2010-2014 BSc (Honours) Immunology (University of Edinburgh)

Research Interests

My main interests lie in the molecular mechanisms of T cell activation and pathology in autoimmunity. My current PhD project focuses on how miRNAs influence T cell signalling and differentiation.