Elizabeth Macari

Senior Scientist, bluebird bio


  • PhD '12, Cancer Biology and Molecular Therapeutics, Dartmouth College
  • BS '05, Tufts University

Selected Publications

  • Macari ER, Schaeffer EK, West RJ, Lowrey CH. Simvastatin and t-butylhydroquinone suppress KLF1 and BCL11A gene expression and additively increase fetal hemoglobin in primary human erythroid cells. Blood. 2013; 121(5):830-9.

  • Macari ER, Lowrey CH. Induction of human fetal hemoglobin via the NRF2 antioxidant response signaling pathway.Blood. 2011; 117(22):5987-97.

  • Mabaera R, West RJ, Conine SJ, Macari ER, Boyd CD, Engman CA, Lowrey CH. A cell stress signaling model of fetal hemoglobin induction: what doesn't kill red blood cells may make them stronger. Exp Hematol. 2008; 36(9):1057-72.