Determining the structure and function of an endothelial-mesenchymal bridging complex
Dr V Heath, Dr J Woolard, Prof R Bicknell, Dr D Scott
20 January 2019
David Scott (University of Nottingham) 4th supervisor. Angiogenesis plays a critical role during development and in physiological processes such as wound healing, it is also critically involved in the pathogenesis of diseases including cancer and diabetic retinopathy.
An organotypic model of the bone remodelling process
Dr A Naylor, Dr L Grover
15 February 2019
Project Background. Maintenance of bone integrity is a key medical challenge, especially in our ageing population. Bone tissue is actively produced, remodelled and repaired throughout life and disruption of this process causes fragility and disability.