Dr j Robinson, Prof A Morgan, Prof A Goldman, Dr M E Webb
21 January 2019
Autoantibody-mediated inflammatory diseases are characterised by a proinflammatory feedback loop which leads to the destruction of tissues, prolonged pain, fatigue and subsequent reduction in life quality.
Background. Cardiac arrhythmias are a leading cause of mortality and long-term morbidity worldwide. Over 25% of these originate in the heart’s electrically-autonomous (pacemaking) cells without a detectable heart attack.
Intellectual disability (ID) is a common neurodevelopmental disorder with an onset of cognitive impairment before the age of 18 years and is characterized by significant limitations in intellectual functioning and adaptive behaviour.
The World Health Organization (WHO) has declared antimicrobial drug resistance (AMR) one of the greatest threats to human health, and it is predicted that this phenomenon will kill 10 million people annually by 2050 if not addressed.