• Profile picture of John Grünberg
    Role: Post Doctoral
    Affiliation(s): Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Metabolic Research Laboratories, Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
    Research Summary:
    I have a bachelor degree in chemical biology from Institute of Technology at Linköping University as well as a Master degree in Molecular Genetics and Physiology. My Master thesis was done at the Department of Cell Biology at Linköping University h... Read more
  • Profile picture of Nicholas Heeley
    Role: PhD Student
    Affiliation(s): Metabolic Research Laboratories
    Research Summary:
    Metabolic Research Laboratories
  • Profile picture of Roman Hovorka
    Role: Principal Investigator
    Affiliation(s): Department of Paediatrics, Metabolic Research Laboratories
    Research Summary:
    Mathematical modeling to support diagnosis and treatment of metabolic diseases Our aim is to support the diagnosis and treatment of metabolic diseases using mathematical modeling techniques with particular focus on diabetes. We use existing and de... Read more
  • Profile picture of Isabel Huang-Doran
    Role: Post Doctoral
    Affiliation(s): Metabolic Research Laboratories
    Research Summary:
    Metabolic Research Laboratories
  • Profile picture of Camilla Ingvorsen
    Role: Post Doctoral
    Affiliation(s): Metabolic Research Laboratories, Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
    Research Summary:
    I received my PhD from the Technical University of Denmark in 2013, where I studied the effect of a high fat diet during pregnancy in rodents and the risk of obesity, metabolic dysfunction and obesity-induced inflammation in the young and adult offsp... Read more
  • Profile picture of BEN JENKINS
    Role: Post Doctoral
    Affiliation(s): Cambridge Institute for Medical Research, Department of Biochemistry, Metabolic Research Laboratories, MRC Human Nutrition Research, Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
    Research Summary:
    I am currently in a post-doc role in the NIHR Core Metabolomics and Lipidomics Laboratory Wellcome Trust-MRC Institute of Metabolic Science as an analytical chemist. My role involves exclusively mass spectrometry based detection of small molecules wi... Read more
  • Profile picture of Richard Kay
    Role: Post Doctoral
    Affiliation(s): Metabolic Research Laboratories
    Research Summary:
    15 years experience at a contract research organisation developing LC-MS methods for quantifying peptides and proteins from pre-clinical and clinical trials supporting biopharmaceutical drug development. Extensive use of triple quadrupole instruments... Read more
  • Profile picture of Abigail Kerridge
    Role: Other
    Affiliation(s): Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Metabolic Research Laboratories
    Research Summary:
    Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Metabolic Research Laboratories
  • Profile picture of Sara Kohnke
    Role: PhD Student
    Affiliation(s): Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Metabolic Research Laboratories
    Research Summary:
    Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Metabolic Research Laboratories
  • Profile picture of Albert Koulman
    Role: Principal Investigator
    Affiliation(s): Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Metabolic Research Laboratories, MRC Epidemiology Unit, MRC Human Nutrition Research
    Research Summary:
    My main research focus involves developing cutting-edge analytical methods to measure specific metabolites and nutrients, and using these methods to facilitate the further understanding of our metabolism and of the role of metabolism in disease. The ... Read more
  • Profile picture of Rachel Larder
    Role: Post Doctoral
    Affiliation(s): Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Metabolic Research Laboratories
    Research Summary:
    With the sequencing of the human genome, new genes that could potentially be involved in the genetics of obesity are emerging every day. Together with Professor Stephen O'Rahilly, Dr Giles Yeo, Dr Tony Coll at The Institute of Metabolic Science (http... Read more
  • Profile picture of Pierre Larraufie
    Role: Post Doctoral
    Affiliation(s): Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Metabolic Research Laboratories
    Research Summary:
    Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Metabolic Research Laboratories
  • Profile picture of Katherine Lawler
    Role: Post Doctoral
    Affiliation(s): Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Metabolic Research Laboratories
    Research Summary:
    Research Associate in Computational Genomics in Prof Sadaf Farooqi's GOOS team on genomics of obesity/thinness and rare diseases. A particular focus is the role of genomic variants in hypothalamic dysfunction. We per... Read more
  • Profile picture of Sarah Leiter
    Role: PhD Student
    Affiliation(s): Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Metabolic Research Laboratories
    Research Summary:
    My research interest is focused on rare syndromes of infantile hypoglycaemia. This hypoglycaemia is characterised by an absence of elevated insulin or ketones. The PhD project focuses on identifying and validating genetic mutations which may cause th... Read more
  • Profile picture of Jo Lewis
    Role: Post Doctoral
    Affiliation(s): Metabolic Research Laboratories
    Research Summary:
    Metabolic Research Laboratories
  • Profile picture of Chen Li
    Role: PhD Student
    Affiliation(s): Metabolic Research Laboratories, MRC Epidemiology Unit, MRC Metabolic Diseases Unit
    Research Summary:
    I'm a PhD student on the Wellcome Trust 4-year Programme in Metabolic and Cardiovascular Diseases, working under the supervision of Dr Claudia Langenberg in the Aetiology of Diabetes and Related Metabolic Disorders programme to characterize roles of ... Read more
  • Profile picture of Ralitsa Madsen
    Role: PhD Student
    Affiliation(s): Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Department of Medicine, Metabolic Research Laboratories
    Research Summary:
    I recently completed my MPhil in Medical Science, jointly supervised by Prof Ken Siddle and Prof Susan Ozanne. My MPhil project focused on developmental programming of insulin resistance in adipose tissue and the putative interaction with ageing. Spe... Read more
  • Profile picture of Jordi Lanuza Masdeu
    Role: Other
    Affiliation(s): Metabolic Research Laboratories
    Research Summary:
    I did my PhD at the Institute for Research in Biomedicine (IRB) in Barcelona, where I studied cell signalling in pancreatic beta cells, before moving into a scientific communications role, also at the IRB. As Coordinator of the Cambridge Metabolic Ne... Read more
  • Profile picture of Florian Merkle
    Role: Principal Investigator
    Affiliation(s): Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Metabolic Research Laboratories
    Research Summary:
    My laboratory uses human stem cell-derived hypothalamic neurones to study the genetic and environmental factors that contribute to obesity. Many genetic variants associated with obesity are expressed in the brain, particularly in hypothalamic neurone... Read more
  • Profile picture of Emily Miedzybrodzka
    Role: PhD Student
    Affiliation(s): Metabolic Research Laboratories
    Research Summary:
    Metabolic Research Laboratories