Investigating bioactive lipids as novel therapeutics
Dr J Allen
Applications accepted all year round
The project will investigate novel anti-inflammatory, anti-cancer and anti-fibrotic approaches to treatment using naturally occurring omega-3-polyunsaturated fatty acids (Ω-3-PUFA’s) and their derivatives in ex vivo and in vitro model systems.
Exploiting cyclic dipeptides as improved anticancer therapeutics
Biomedical Sciences Research Centre
Dr CM Czekster, Prof D Harrison
15 February 2019
Background and project details. Lung cancer is the most common cause of cancer deaths in both males and females. In the UK, of the total deaths caused by cancer 21% are caused by lung cancer alone.