Success at the Medical School Research Meeting 2018

The 14th Medical School Research Meeting entitled “Career Inspiration for Researchers” took place on Thursday 14th and Friday 15th June. This annual event highlights on-going research by staff and students across all of the Medical School Departments. The talks and posters were all of very high quality. The meeting concluded with prizes awarded to the…

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Tribbles Success in China for IICD Researchers

In early May, nine members of Professor Endre Kiss-Toth’s research group made the long trip to Beijing to attend the second International Symposium on Tribbles and Diseases (ISTD) hosted by The Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences & Peking Union Medical College. This meeting brought together some of the leading research teams in this field and…

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SITraN Lunchtime Seminar: Monday 18 June 2018, 13:00 – 14:00: Professor Caterina Bendotti, “Mario Negri” Institute for Pharmacological Research, Milan

Title: “Heterogeneity in ALS disease course: insights from mutant SOD1 mouse models” Speaker:  Professor Caterina Bendotti,  “Mario Negri” Institute for Pharmacological Research, Milan Venue: Rooms B02/B03, SITraN, 385a Glossop Road, Sheffield S10 2HQ Biography Caterina Bendotti, got her degree in Pharmacy at the Università di Milano in 1984; Since 1998 is head of laboratory of the Molecular Neurobiology…

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Joanna Chowdry (Molecular Gastroenterology Research Group, Department of Oncology & Metabolism) and Caroline Race (Gastrointestinal Physiology, NGH) were awarded Best Poster: Oesophageal at the British Society for Gastroenterology annual conference in Liverpool in June

Joanna Chowdry (Molecular Gastroenterology Research Group, Department of Oncology & Metabolism) and Caroline Race (Gastrointestinal Physiology, NGH) were awarded Best Poster: Oesophageal at the British Society for Gastroenterology annual conference in Liverpool in June. The work was co-authored by Bernard Corfe (O&M) Stuart Riley (NGH) and Jean Russell (CiCS). Their poster “Studies of salivary pepsin…

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REMINDER: Department of Infection, Immunity & Cardiovascular Disease Seminar – Monday 11th June 2018

Title: “Respiratory Viral Infections at the Extremes of Age” Speaker:  Dr Fiona Culley, Imperial College London. Venue:  Lecture Theatre 3, F Floor Medical School. Time:  12:30pm – 1:30pm Abstract:  Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV) infection causes colds in most healthy adults, but in the very young and the elderly it can cause severe disease. Severe RSV…

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