Wendy K. Roberts

Courses recently taught:  Cancer Biology, Cell and Molecular Biology and Anatomy and Physiology.


B.A. Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Clark University

Ph.D. Pharmacology

Cornell University Graduate School of Medical Sciences

Post-Doctoral Training

Laboratory of Molecular Neuro-oncology (Dr. Robert B. Darnell)

Rockefeller University

New York


tumor immunology




Research Interests

Neuroimmunology of neuropathic pain, autoimmunity and cancer

Selected Publications

Roberts, WK, Blachere, NE, Frank, MO Dousmanis, A, Ransohoff, RM, Darnell, RB.  A destructive feedback loop mediated by CXCL10 in central nervous system inflammatory disease.  Annals of Neurology 2015  78:619-29.

Roberts, WK, Deluca, IJ, Thomas, A, Fak, J, Williams, T, Buckley, N, Dousmanis, AG, Posner, JB, Darnell, RB.  Patients with lung cancer and paraneoplastic Hu syndrome harbor HuD-specific type 2 CD8+ T cells. Journal of Clinical Investigation  2009, 119:2042-51.

Santomasso, BD, Roberts, WK, Thomas, A, Williams, T, Blachere, NE, Dudley, ME, Houghton, AN, Posner, JB, Darnell, RB.   A T cell receptor associated with naturally occurring human tumor immunity.  Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 2007, 104:19073-8.

Wendy Roberts

Wendy K. Roberts



Assistant Lecturer

Biddeford Campus

Marcil Hall


(207) 602-2587

On Campus