Dr Philippa Pettingill

Dr Philippa Pettingill is a postdoctoral scientist at the Weatherall Institute of Molecular Medicine at the University of Oxford. Her research interests focus on understanding the pathogenic mechanism of migraine using induced human pluripotent stem cells derived from migraineurs.

Philippa is interested in innovation and during her DPhil studies in Oxford, she discovered the GABAA receptor as a novel antigenic target in autoimmune encephalitis. She patented her idea and has established an in vitro assay which is being used diagnostically to speed-up the recognition and treatment of these patients in clinics across the UK.

Other team Members

Dr Elena Burlacu

Business Development Associate

View profile

Dr Galbha Duggal

Business Development Director

View profile

James Smith

Business Development Associate

View profile

Andrew King

View profile

Dr Grant Vallance

Operations Associate

View profile
We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best tailored experience on our website based on your preferences. By continuing to use our services, you are giving us your consent to use cookies. Learn more here.