Genetic variants associated with multiple diseases
Prof M Tobin
Applications accepted all year round
As increasing numbers of genetic associations are discovered, it is becoming clear that some genetic variants are associated with more than one or human phenotype (including disease phenotypes).
Exploring the pathogenic roles of Rab GTPases in models of taupathy
Prof F Giorgini, Prof C P Kyriacou
28 January 2019
Alzheimer’s disease (AD) is the most common neurodegenerative disorder and the predominant cause of dementia. The main pathological hallmarks of the disease in the brain are the presence of amyloid plaques and neurofibrilliary tangles composed of hyperphosphorylated forms of tau (P-tau).
3D printing of proteins for biopharmaceuticals
Dr X Han
1 October 2019
The sales of biopharmaceuticals and biotherapy from only Humira, Remicade, and Enbrel are over $18 billion in US in 2015. Protein therapy is expected to make about $250 billion in savings for US over the next 10 years.