Naked mole rat skin as a model for ageing and cancer resistance
Centre for Skin Sciences
Prof V Botchkarev, Dr A Mardaryev, Dr N Botchkareva
Applications accepted all year round
The dramatic increase in the size of the elderly population in the UK and other developed countries results in the increased risk of age-related pathologies, including cancer and chronic wounds, and, therefore, is associated with clinical and socio-economic burdens.
Interactions between melatonin and endogenous opioid peptide release
Dr H Galley, Dr H M Wilson
30 April 2019
Overview. Control of pain remains a challenge for medicine. Melatonin, known for its role in circadian regulation, also has antioxidant and anti-inflammatory actions and has been suggested to have analgesic effects in a range of pain syndromes.