Pere Santamaria


University of Calgary


[email protected]

Research Keywords

Nanomedicine, inflammation in spinal cord injury, immunogenetics, immunopathogenesis, & autoimmune inflammation, neuroprotection and neuroregeneration, experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis

Roles and Connections

Primary Role


CAN Connections

Nervous System Injury, Multiple Sclerosis

Looking For

Accepting graduate students, Accepting postdoctoral fellows

Most Cited Publications

Singha S, Shao K, Yang Y, Clemente-Casares X, Solé P, Clemente A, Blanco J, Dai Q, Song F, Liu SW, Yamanouchi J, Umeshappa CS, Nanjundappa RH, Detampel P, Amrein M, Fandos C, Tanguay R, Newbigging S, Serra P, Khadra A, Chan WCW, Santamaria P, "Peptide-MHC-based nanomedicines for autoimmunity function as T-cell receptor microclustering devices." Nature nanotechnology 12,7 (2017 Jul): 701-710
Serra P, Santamaria P, "Nanoparticle-based autoimmune disease therapy." Clinical immunology (Orlando, Fla.) 160,1 (2015 Sep): 3-13
Wang J, Wicker LS, Santamaria P, "IL-2 and its high-affinity receptor: genetic control of immunoregulation and autoimmunity." Seminars in immunology 21,6 (2009 Dec): 363-71