ATVB Cover Art Award

The Paul Evans lab has been awarded the 2017 Cover Art Award from the journal ATVB. Their image was featured on the January edition and was voted as the best cover in 2017 by the ATVB Editors, Editorial Board and social media users. The accompanying paper by Dr Jovana Serbanovic-Canic and colleagues depicts a new…

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REMINDER: Department of Infection, Immunity & Cardiovascular Disease Seminar – Tuesday 22nd May 2018

Title:  “Understanding and subverting leukocytic responses to sterile injury” Speaker:  Dr Aleksandar Ivetic, King’s College London. Venue:  Lecture Theatre 3, F Floor, Medical School. Time:  12:30pm – 1:30pm Abstract:  Inflammatory cells, such as monocytes and neutrophils are absolutely essential for keeping infections at bay. Intriguingly, the same immune cells can exacerbate “sterile (non-infectious) injury” in…

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Royal College of Physicians quincentennial lecture for Yorkshire awarded to Sheffield Researcher

The Royal College of Physicians (RCP) are celebrating their 500th anniversary in 2018. As well as celebrating its history the RCP are looking toward the future and awarding a quincentennial lecturer in each region. The quincentennial lecturer for Yorkshire was awarded to Dr Alex Rothman who presented work on anti-inflammatory therapies in atherosclerotic disease highlighting…

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REMINDER: Department of Infection, Immunity & Cardiovascular Disease Seminar – Tuesday 8th May 2018

Title: “Fabry disease: new insights on molecular pathogenesis and treatment” Speaker:  Professor Hans-Peter Marti, University of Bergen. Venue:  Lecture Theatre 3, F Floor Medical School. Time:  1:15pm – 2:15pm Abstract: Fabry disease, also known as Anderson-Fabry disease, is a clinically heterogeneous, X-linked lysosomal storage disorder first described in 1898 by Johannes Fabry and William Anderson. The…

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