Michael R. Elliott, Ph.D.

Michael R. Elliott, Ph.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 609
Rochester, NY 14642

Office: (585) 273-4793

Lab Information

Leukocyte migration and phagocytosis signaling

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The biographical information for Michael R. Elliott, Ph.D. is not currently available.

Awards & Honors (National)

Creative and Novel Ideas in HIV Research Award | Center for AIDS Research / NIH 2012 - 2014
New Scholar in Aging | Ellison Medical Foundation 2011 - 2015
Outstanding Trainee Investigator Award | American Society of Andrology 2010
Thomas S. K. Chang Travel Award | American Society of Andrology 2010
Postdoctoral Fellowship | American Cancer Society 2006 - 2009

Awards & Honors (Local)

Farrow Fellowship | University of Virginia Cancer Center 2008

Recent Journal Articles

Showing the 5 most recent journal articles. 16 available »

2016 Jul 25
Elliott MR, Ravichandran KS. "The Dynamics of Apoptotic Cell Clearance." Developmental cell. 2016 Jul 25; 38(2):147-60.
2015 Apr 1
Das S, Sarkar A, Choudhury SS, Owen KA, Castillo V, Fox S, Eckmann L, Elliott MR, Casanova JE, Ernst PB. "ELMO1 has an essential role in the internalization of Salmonella Typhimurium into enteric macrophages that impacts disease outcome." Cellular and molecular gastroenterology and hepatology. 2015 Apr 1; 1(3):311-324.
2014 Jun 15
Stevenson C, de la Rosa G, Anderson CS, Murphy PS, Capece T, Kim M, Elliott MR. "Essential role of Elmo1 in Dock2-dependent lymphocyte migration." The Journal of immunology : official journal of the American Association of Immunologists. 2014 Jun 15; 192(12):6062-70. Epub 2014 May 12.
2011 Aug 21
Park D, Han CZ, Elliott MR, Kinchen JM, Trampont PC, Das S, Collins S, Lysiak JJ, Hoehn KL, Ravichandran KS. "Continued clearance of apoptotic cells critically depends on the phagocyte Ucp2 protein." Nature. 2011 Aug 21; 477(7363):220-4. Epub 2011 Aug 21.
2011 Jul 31
Lu Z, Elliott MR, Chen Y, Walsh JT, Klibanov AL, Ravichandran KS, Kipnis J. "Phagocytic activity of neuronal progenitors regulates adult neurogenesis." Nature cell biology. 2011 Jul 31; 13(9):1076-83. Epub 2011 Jul 31.

Current Appointments

Assistant Professor - Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Center for Vaccine Biology and Immunology (SMD) - Primary


PhD | Microbiology and Immunology | Wake Forest Univ Sch Medicine2004
BS | Biology | Wake Forest University1995