Dynamic interplay of cell shape and tumour evolution
Dr F Spill, Prof I Tomlinson
Applications accepted all year round
Tumour cells are long known to appear in vastly diverse shapes, both across patients and within a single tumour. This is in stark contrast to the regularity of cell shapes of healthy epithelial tissues from which most tumours originate.
Extracellular Vesicle mediated cross talk in exercise and ageing
Dr M Whitham, Dr L Breen, Dr P Harrison
1 March 2019
Research interests/description of main research theme. Exercise induces the release of a vast array of molecules into circulation and there is a growing appreciation that this represents a complex network of long-range signalling or ‘cross talk’ between organs of the body.