Short CV/Education and training

  • 1997 – 2001
    Ph.D. student at Karolinska Institutet (KI), Sweden

  • 2001 – 2005
    Postdoctoral research fellow at the Vaccine Research Center (VRC), NIH, Bethesda, MD

  • 2006 – 2010
    Assistant professor, Independent principal investigator, KI

  • 2010 – 2014
    Associate professor, Independent principal investigator, KI

  • 2011 – 2014
    Visiting scientist at the VRC, NIH, USA

  • Since 2014
    Professor in vaccine immunology, KI

Selected publications

  • 1. Thompson EA, Liang F, Lindgren G, Sandgren KJ, Quinn KM, Darrah PA, Koup RA, Seder RA, Kedl RM, Loré K. The Adjuvant Combination Anti-CD40 Antibody and Poly IC:LC Induces Potent T Cell Responses in the Lung of Non-Human Primates. Journal of Immunology. 2015; 195(3):1015-24. PMID: 26123354

  • 2. Vaccari M, Gordon SN, Fourati S, Schifanella L, Liyanage NPM, Cameron M, Keele BF, Shen X, Tomaras GD, Billings E, Rao M, Chung AW, Dowell KG, Bailey-Kellogg C, Brown EP, Ackerman ME, Vargas-Inchaustegui DA, Whitney A, Doster MN, Binello N, Pegu P, Montefiori DC, Foulds K, Quinn DS, Donaldson M, Liang F, Loré K, Roederer M, Koup RA, McDermott A, Ma Z-M, Miller CJ, Phan TB, Forthal DN, Blackburn M, Caccuri F, Bissa M, Ferrari G, Kalyanaraman V, Ferrari MG, Thompson D, Robert-Guroff M, Ratto-Kim S, Kim JH, Michael NL, Phogat S, Barnett SW, Tartaglia J, Venzon D, Stablein DM, Alter G, Sekaly R-P, Franchini G. Adjuvant dependent innate and adaptive immune signatures of risk of SIVmac251 2 acquisition. Nature Medicine. 2016 Jul;22(7):762-70. PMID: 27239761

  • 3. Vono M, Lin A, Norrby-Teglund A, Koup RA, Liang F, Loré K. Neutrophils acquire antigen presentation capacity to memory CD4+ T cells in vitro and ex vivo. Blood. 2017 Apr 6;129(14):1991-2001. PMID: 28143882. This paper was hand-picked by the Editor-in Chief and Deputy Editor to be featured in “This Week in Blood” as one on the most important studies along with a dedicated Commentary.

  • 4. Martinez-Murillo P*, Tran K*, Guenaga J, Lindgren G, Àdori M, Feng Y, Phad G, Vázquez Bernat N, Bale S, Ingale J, Dubrovskaya V, O’Dell S, Pramanik L, Spångberg M, Corcoran M, Loré K, Mascola JR, Wyatt RT** and Karlsson Hedestam GB**. *First authors contributed equally. **Senior authors contributed equally. Particulate Array of Well-Ordered HIV Clade C Env Trimers Elicits Neutralizing Antibodies that Display a Unique V2 Cap Approach. Immunity. 2017 May 16;46(5):804-817.e7. PMID: 28514687.

  • 5. Liang F, Lindgren G, Sandgren KJ, Thompson EA, Francica JR, Seubert A, De Gregorio E, Barnett S, O’Hagan DT, Sullivan NJ, Koup RA, Seder RA, Loré K. Vaccine Priming is Restricted to the Draining Lymph Nodes and Controlled by Adjuvant-Mediated Antigen Uptake. Science Translational Medicine 2017 Jun 7;9(393). pii: eaal2094. PMID: 28143882

  • 6. Blom K, Sandberg JT, Loré K, Ljunggren HG. Prospects for induction of cell-mediated immunity to Zika virus infection by yellow fever virus (YFV) vaccination. Journal of Internal Medicine. 2017 Jun 2. doi: 10.1111/joim.12638. PMID: 28574621

  • 7. Liang F, Lindgren G, Lin A, Thompson EA, Ols S, Röhss J, John S, Hassett K, Yuzhakov O, Bahl K, Brito LA, Salter H, Ciaramella G, Loré K. Efficient Targeting and Activation of Antigen Presenting Cells In Vivo after Modified mRNA Vaccine Administration in Rhesus Macaques. Molecular Therapy 2017 Dec; 25 (12). PMID: 28958578

  • 8. Lindgren G, Ols S, Liang F, Thompson EA, Lin A, Hellgren F, Bahl K, John S, Yuzhakov O, Hassett K, Brito LA, Salter H, Ciaramella G, Loré K. Induction of Robust B Cell Responses after Influenza mRNA Vaccination is Accompanied by Circulating Hemagglutinin-Specific ICOS+PD-1+CXCR3+ T Follicular Helper Cells. Frontiers in Immunology 2017 Nov 13;8:1539. doi: 10.3389/fimmu.2017.01539. PMID: 29181005

  • 9. Lin A, Liang F, Thompson EA, Vono M, Ols S, Lindgren G, Hassett K, Salter H, Ciaramella G, Loré K. Rhesus Macaque Myeloid-Derived Suppressor Cells Demonstrate T Cell Inhibitory Functions and are Transiently Increased After Vaccination. Journal of Immunology 2018 Jan 1;200(1):286-294. doi: 10.4049/jimmunol.1701005. PMID: 29180488

  • 10. Thompson EA, Ols S, Miura K, Rausch K, Narum DL, Spångberg M, Juraska M, Wille-Reece U, Weiner A Howard RF, Long CL, Duffy PE, Johnston L, O’Neil C, Loré K. TLR-adjuvanted nanoparticle vaccines differentially imprint the quality and longevity of responses to malaria antigen Pfs25. JCI Insight 2018. May 17;3(10). pii: 120692. doi: 10.1172/jci.insight.120692. PMID: 29769448

Membership in scientific bodies/juries

  • EU Cost network Mye-EUNITERé-karin/

Media coverage


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Soft Skills/Other activities and achievements

Other activities and achievements/family

  • Horse back riding!


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