Endocytosis in joint health and disease
Dr K Yamamoto, Prof G Bou-Gharios
Applications accepted all year round
Osteoarthritis (OA) is the most prevalent age-related joint disorder that causes pain and disability. Over 8 million people suffer from OA in the UK alone, but there are no disease-modifying drugs available.
Post-transcriptional gene regulation during chondrogenesis
Dr S Tew
11 January 2019
Healthy cartilage in our joints is essential for us to maintain an active life into old age. The cells that maintain cartilage are called chondrocytes and have a specialised phenotype that is initiated during development and then maintained throughout our lives.