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Michael Schirmer

  • MD, Assoc.Prof.
  • Head, Laboratory of Molecular Cell Biology and Rheumatology
  • Medical University, Innsbruck, AUSTRIA
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About

Current work: - Pathophysiological mechanisms in immune-mediated rheumatic diseases (spondyloarthritis, giant cell arteritis, abdominal aortic aneurysm) - Tool for structured disease-specific clinical documentation in clinical routine with long-term follow-up for epidemiological and pathophysiological studies

Editorships

Rheumatology International

Associate Editor

2015 - Present

Recent publications

  • CD28 and CD57 define four populations with distinct phenotypic properties within human CD8 + T cells

    • Pangrazzi L
    • Reidla J
    • Antonio J
    • et al.
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  • Management and Comorbidities in Middle-European Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis: A Retrospective, Cross-sectional Comparison with COMORA Data

    • Levytskyi M
    • Maier S
    • Schirmer M
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Professional experience

Head, Laboratory of Molecular Cell Biology and Rheumatology

Medical University, Innsbruck, AUSTRIA

November 2014 - Present

Treasurer

International Society of Behcet's Disease

September 2012 - Present

Assoc.Prof., Clinic II for Infectiology, Pulmology and Rheumatology

Medical University of Innsbruck

October 2000 - Present

Head, Department of Internal Medicine and Geriatry

Krankenhaus der Elisabethinen

January 2006 - March 2009(3 years)

Research Fellow of Rheumatology (funded by FWF)

Mayo Clinic

February 1996 - September 1997(2 years)

Education

MD

Leopold-Franzens Universität Innsbruck

September 1978 - December 1984(6 years)

Groups

Co-authors (568)

  • Rick McCutchan
  • Alex Schirmer
  • Thomas Moosmann
  • Florian Silvestri