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Maciej Markiewski

Maciej Markiewski, PhD

  • Associate Professor
Office Phone: 325-696-0430
Mail Address: 1718 Pine St
Abilene TX 79601-3044



Dr. Maciej Markiewski received his M.D. in 1990 and Ph.D. in tumor pathology in 1995 from Pomeranian Medical University in Poland. He is also board certified in Anatomic Pathology and served as a histopathology consultant for several years prior to coming to the USA. He received his postdoctoral training in immunology in Dr. John Lambris’ laboratory at the University of Pennsylvania where he was also a research associate and a senior research investigator.

Research Interests

tumor immunology, inflammation, innate immunity, complement biology, cancer progression and metastasis

Selected Publications:

  • Sharma SK, Chintala NK, Vadrevu SK, Patel J, Karbowniczek M, Markiewski M. Pulmonary Alveolar Macrophages Contribute to the Premetastatic Niche by Suppressing Antitumor T Cell Responses in the Lungs.. Journal of immunology (Baltimore, Md. : 1950) 2015.
  • Rafail S, Kourtzelis I, Foukas PG, Markiewski M, DeAngelis RA, Guariento M, Ricklin D, Grice EA, Lambris JD. Complement deficiency promotes cutaneous wound healing in mice.. Journal of immunology (Baltimore, Md. : 1950) 2015;194(3):1285-91.
  • Vadrevu SK, Chintala NK, Sharma SK, Sharma P, Cleveland C, Riediger L, Manne S, Fairlie DP, Gorczyca W, Almanza O, Karbowniczek M, Markiewski M. Complement c5a receptor facilitates cancer metastasis by altering T-cell responses in the metastatic niche.. Cancer research 2014;74(13):3454-65.
  • Jain R, Rawat A, Verma B, Markiewski M, Weidanz JA. Antitumor activity of a monoclonal antibody targeting major histocompatibility complex class I-Her2 peptide complexes. Journal of the National Cancer Institute 2013;105(3):202-218.
  • DeAngelis RA, Markiewski M, Kourtzelis I, Rafail S, Syriga M, Sandor A, Maurya MR, Gupta S, Subramaniam S, Lambris JD. A complement-IL-4 regulatory circuit controls liver regeneration.. Journal of immunology (Baltimore, Md. : 1950) 2012;188(2):641-8.