Role of cutaneous circadian clocks in gating skin repair
Dr Q-J Meng, Dr M Sherratt
31 March 2019
Biological clocks play a key role by temporally controlling the function of whole organisms (including humans) and individual tissues and cells to be aligned with the rhythmic environment.
Characterizing the heterogeneity of stem cells in the normal breast and breast tumours
Dr A Ucar, Prof K R Brennan
Applications accepted all year round
Tissue-restricted stem cells are crucial in supporting the development and maintenance of normal tissues. This is also true for tumours, as only a small population of tumour cells, which are known as cancer stem cells, have the unique stemness features and tumour-initiating capacity.