A new biomaterial-based approach to promote spinal cord repair
Dr W Huang, Dr D Shewan
11 February 2019
Medical Research Scotland. PhD Studentship Award. This project is one of 9 four-year PhD Studentships funded by Medical Research Scotland (http://www.medicalresearchscotland.org.uk) to be delivered jointly by the named University and Company.
Progenitor cells and recovery from retinal injury
Prof S McFarlane
Applications accepted all year round
The McFarlane lab (https://www.ucalgary.ca/smcfarla/) is interested in how nerve cells are specified and differentiate, and how nerve cells and tissues acquire their correct morphology.
Identifying novel therapies to prevent myocardial injury in type-2-diabetes
Prof A Ng, Dr M Madhani, Prof W Dunn
20 January 2019
Type-2-diabetes (T2D) is a global epidemic associated with a major risk factor for coronary artery disease. Patients with T2D undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) surgery have increased morbidity and mortality following cardiac surgery when compared to non-diabetic CABG patients.