• Profile picture of David Bedford
    Role: Other
    Affiliation(s): Healx
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  • Profile picture of Steven Bell
    Role: Post Doctoral
    Affiliation(s): Department of Clinical Neurosciences
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    Department of Clinical Neurosciences
  • Profile picture of Guillaume Bidault
    Role: Post Doctoral
    Affiliation(s): Metabolic Research Laboratories
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    Department: Institute of Metabolic Science : Research Interests: Obesity is a chronic inflammatory disease characterized by adipose tissue infiltration with macrophages contributing to the metabolic and cardiovascular complications of obesity. M... Read more
  • Profile picture of Trish Biers
    Role: Other
    Affiliation(s): Department of Archaeology
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    Department of Archaeology
  • Profile picture of Joseph Bird
    Role: Other
    Affiliation(s): Anglia Ruskin University
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  • Profile picture of Clemence Blouet
    Role: Principal Investigator
    Affiliation(s): Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Metabolic Research Laboratories
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    My work focuses on the characterization of brain nutrient-sensing circuits implicated in the regulation of energy homeostasis. This research is done through 3 main axes: 1. the characterization of molecular mechanisms implicated in brain nutrie... Read more
  • Profile picture of Lander Bosch
    Role: PhD Student
    Affiliation(s): Department of Geography
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    The focus of my PhD project lies on place as a pivotal driver of weight gain. More specifically, it studies the relation between childhood overweight and obesity (COO) and characteristics of the built environment that foster or hinder physical activi... Read more
  • Profile picture of Soren Brage
    Role: Principal Investigator
    Affiliation(s): MRC Epidemiology Unit
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    Physical activity and fitness are key factors in obesity and metabolic disease, as well as in many other chronic diseases. However, these associations are still not completely clear. A major reason for this is that physical activity is difficult to m... Read more
  • Profile picture of Gemma Brierley
    Role: Post Doctoral
    Affiliation(s): Department of Clinical BiochemistryInstitute of Metabolic Science
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    Dr Gemma Brierley completed her PhD at the University of Adelaide where she investigated the interplay between the receptors of the IGF system and how they signal outcomes relevant to cancer biology. She was a Postdoctoral Fellow at the Commonwealth ... Read more
  • Profile picture of Kevin Brindle
    Role: Principal Investigator
    Affiliation(s): CRUK Cambridge Institute, Department of Biochemistry
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    The primary aim of my laboratory is to develop clinically applicable imaging methods that can be used to detect early tumour responses to treatment. These could be used in early stage clinical trials of new drugs to get an indication of efficacy and... Read more
  • Profile picture of Sophie Buller
    Role: PhD Student
    Affiliation(s): Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Metabolic Research Laboratories
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    Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Metabolic Research Laboratories
  • Profile picture of Tessa Cacciottolo
    Role: Post Doctoral
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  • Profile picture of Mark Campbell
    Role: Other
    Affiliation(s): Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Metabolic Research Laboratories
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    Scientific and Operational Excellence Manager My primary focus is on the scientific and operational management of our murine metabolic and/or cardio metabolic phenotyping programmes. This involves the ongoing assessment and optimisation of th... Read more
  • Profile picture of Stefania Carobbio
    Role: Post Doctoral
    Affiliation(s): Metabolic Research Laboratories
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    I study allostatic mechanisms taking place in adipose tissue in response to states of obesity and morbid obesity. These states are typically associated with insulin resistance and I aim to understand how these compensatory mechanisms allow the mainte... Read more
  • Profile picture of Paola Caruso
    Role: Post Doctoral
    Affiliation(s): Department of Medicine
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    My main interest is to investigate the role of specific miRNAs in the metabolic abnormalities identified in pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH), a rare but fatal disease characterised by profound vascular abnormalities in the peripheral arteries of... Read more
  • Profile picture of Olivia Casanueva
    Role: Principal Investigator
    Affiliation(s): The Babraham Institute
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    Aging can be described as the steady decline in overall function, and increase in incidence of age-related diseases, over an organism’s lifetime. Remarkably, this process can be radically delayed through the reduction of dietary intake without maln... Read more
  • Profile picture of Sendi Cernic
    Role: Assistant Staff
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  • Profile picture of Ben Challis
    Role: Other
    Affiliation(s): AstraZeneca
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  • Profile picture of Joseph Chambers
    Role: Post Doctoral
    Affiliation(s): Cambridge Institute for Medical Research
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    Cambridge Institute for Medical Research
  • Profile picture of Lucy Cheke
    Role: Principal Investigator
    Affiliation(s): Psychology
    Research Summary:
    Cognition and Consumption: How do we know when we’re hungry? How do we decide we have had enough to eat? These are simple questions, but the answers are surprisingly complex. Physiologically, hunger and satiety are driven by the balance of a numb... Read more