Unexplored transitions between forest and savanna in Africa
Dr K Dexter, Dr C Ryan
10 January 2019
See. https://www.geos.ed.ac.uk/e4-dtp/project/pdf/124. Project Background. The forests and savanna biomes of Africa are known the world over for their biodiversity and carbon storage.
Deciphering the regulation of non-coding RNAs in a hypoxic tumour microenvironment
Prof F Buffa, Prof A Harris
11 January 2019
The role of the microenvironment in driving tumour progression is increasingly recognized. Hypoxia is one of the key microenvironmental changes between tumour and normal tissue, and adaptation of cancer cells to this hostile environment contributes to their malignancy and aggressive phenotype (1).