Targeting the P2X7 purinergic receptor in melanoma (STOKESLU19SF)
Dr L Stokes, Dr C Morris
31 May 2019
There is much research into trying to regain control of cell proliferation or cell death (apoptosis) in cancer. Different strategies exist to do this and a multitude of individual receptor targets are being identified in tumour cell lines and primary cells.
TREM2 regulation of microglial dynamics
Prof J Kittler
8 April 2019
This studentship is focused on understanding the cellular basis of microglial function through the study of TREM2, with the aim of opening up new avenues for intervention in disease.