1st Supervisor - Jordi Alastruey. 2nd Supervisor - Dr Ronak Rajani. Peripheral artery disease (PAD) is a common condition in which atherosclerotic lesions narrow lower-limb arteries, reducing blood flow to the legs.
Over 2,000,000 women between 50 and 70 years of age will be invited for breast screening as part of the NHS Breast Screening Programme (NHSBSP), which aims to detect breast tumours at a stage early enough that treatment is likely to be successful.
Immune dysregulation and impaired gut mucosal barrier function are intimately linked features of two paediatric inflammatory gut disorders; namely graft-versus-host disease (GVHD) and necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC).
Institute of Cardiovascular and Medical Sciences
Prof G Baillie, Dr J Edwards
7 January 2019
Supervisors. Prof George Baillie. Dr Joanne Edwards. Dr Ralf Hoffmann. PhD project summary. Emerging evidence demonstrates that human helicases like DHX9 could act as hubs in the cellular networks to coordinate cellular stress responses for survival or to trigger cell death.