REMINDER: Department of Infection, Immunity & Cardiovascular Disease Seminar – Wednesday 13th November 2019

Title:  “Targeting endothelial BMP9 signalling for treating cardiopulmonary diseases” Speaker:  Dr. Wei Li, University of Cambridge. Venue:  Lecture Theatre 3, F Floor Medical School. Time:  12:45pm – 1:45pm Abstract:  Endothelial dysfunction including heightened endothelial permeability plays an important role in many cardiopulmonary diseases, such as pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH), sepsis and acute respiratory distress syndrome. Bone morphogenetic…

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Oncology & Metabolism Seminar Series hosted by Weston Park Cancer Centre

THURSDAY, 7 NOVEMBER 2019 – 4.00 pm LT3, MEDICAL SCHOOL Title – DNA-protein crosslink proteolysis: from basic mechanism to cancer therapy External Seminar by: Kristijan Ramadan – Professor of Molecular Medicine, Department of Oncology, University of Oxford Biography Kristijan holds degrees in Veterinary Medicine (DVM), Veterinary Pathology (MSc) and PhD in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. He…

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Sheffield scientists identify new potential treatment pathway for cardiovascular disease

Scientists have shown for the first time that a protein expressed in immune cells contributes to the development of cardiovascular disease The findings from the collaborative study provide a new therapeutic target for treating cardiovascular disease The research provides the long awaited ‘missing link’ that highlights the importance of cell-specific expression in cardiovascular disease Scientists…

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