Arthritis Research UK Grant Award

Professor Mark Wilkinson, Academic Unit of Bone Metabolism, Department of Oncology & Metabolism, has been awarded a project grant of £116, 000 from Arthritis Research UK to fund research into “Resolving the Genetic Architecture of Aseptic Loosening After Total Hip Replacement”.

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The vitamin that helps IBS

There’s no known cure for the diarrhoea, constipation and urgency of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), but a new study led by Dr Bernard Corfe, Molecular Gastroenterology Research Group, in the Dept of Oncology and Metabolism, found that 82% of IBS sufferers are also low in vitamin D (less than 20 ng/mL). Low vitamin D levels…

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Translational Oncology Initiative

    Potentially life-saving therapies for cancer will be accelerated into clinical trials more quickly due to a pioneering project launched by scientists and clinicians at the University of Sheffield. The Translational Oncology Initiative is one of the first projects of its kind in the UK and will create a pipeline between world-leading researchers across…

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