Fantastic £2.5M MRC Grant Success

A very substantial grant of £2,486,000 has been awarded to staff in the Medical School and the School of Health and Related Research. Prof Jon Sayers (Department of Infection and Immunity), Prof Richard Ross and Dr Ian Wilkinson (Department of Human Metabolism) and Prof Simon Dixon (Health Economics and Decision Science) were awarded the grant…

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Career Development Fellowship Awarded by Kidney Research UK

Dr Maria Fragiadaki (Department of Infection and Immunity) was recently awarded a prestigious Post-doctoral Career Development Fellowship by Kidney Research UK. Maria is currently a Thomas-Berry and Simpson Fellow in the Academic Unit of Nephrology, Department of Infection and Immunity,   She will be working on the role of novel modulators of JAK-STAT signalling in autosomal dominant polycystic kidney…

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Best Young Renal Investigator UK

Dr James Fotheringham (Department of Infection and Immunity) received the AEG Raine Award for 2015 from the Renal Association UK as the best young renal investigator in the UK. James received this award at the joint meeting of the European Renal Association-European Dialysis and Transplantation Association (ERA-EDTA) and Renal Association UK in London (May 2015)…

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