• Profile picture of Professor Margaret Ashcroft
    Role: Principal Investigator
    Affiliation(s): Department of Medicine
    Research Summary:
    The main goal of the Ashcroft laboratory is to understand the key cellular mechanisms involved in hypoxia signalling and control of oxygenation. In particular, we have a strong interest in the hypoxia inducible factor (HIF) family of transcription fa... Read more
  • Profile picture of Rula Bany Bakar
    Role: Post Doctoral
    Affiliation(s): Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Department of Medicine, IMS -Metabolic Research Laboratories
    Research Summary:
    Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Department of Medicine, IMS -Metabolic Research Laboratories
  • Profile picture of BRIDGET BANNERMAN
    Role: Post Doctoral
    Affiliation(s): Department of Medicine
    Research Summary:
    Department of Medicine
  • Profile picture of Paola Caruso
    Role: Post Doctoral
    Affiliation(s): Department of Medicine
    Research Summary:
    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 Benjamin Constant
    Role: PhD Student
    Affiliation(s): Department of Medicine
    Research Summary:
    Department of Medicine
  • Profile picture of Timothy M Cox
    Role: Principal Investigator
    Affiliation(s): Department of Medicine
    Research Summary:
    We seek to understand the molecular causation of inborn errors of metabolism and to improve their outcome – conducting therapeutic research principally in the field of lysosomal disorders – with special reference to those which affect the brain. ... Read more
  • Profile picture of Mark Evans
    Role: Principal Investigator
    Affiliation(s): Department of Medicine, Metabolic Research Laboratories
    Research Summary:
    I am interested in (1) how brain detects changes in blood glucose and how this glucose-sensing interacts with peripheral metabolism (2) how defences against hypoglycaemia (low blood sugar) may become abnormal in diabetes (3) the short and long term e... Read more
  • Profile picture of Christoph Hess
    Role: Principal Investigator
    Affiliation(s): Department of Medicine
    Research Summary:
    The metabolic repertoire of immune cells – which encompasses metabolic enzymes/pathways, the available nutrient sensors and metabolic checkpoint kinases, and the epigenetic programming of metabolic genes – enables and modulates specific immune fu... Read more
  • Profile picture of Amarnath Marthi
    Role: Other
    Affiliation(s): Department of Medicine, MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology
    Research Summary:
    Department of Medicine, MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology
  • Profile picture of Nicholas Matheson
    Role: Principal Investigator
    Affiliation(s): Department of Medicine
    Research Summary:
    Department of Medicine
  • Profile picture of Claudia Gabriela Mitrofan
    Role: PhD Student
    Affiliation(s): Department of Medicine
    Research Summary:
    Department of Medicine
  • Profile picture of John Mulvey
    Role: PhD Student
    Affiliation(s): Department of Medicine
    Research Summary:
    Department of Medicine
  • Profile picture of James Nathan
    Role: Principal Investigator
    Affiliation(s): Cambridge Institute for Medical Research, Department of Medicine
    Research Summary:
    Cambridge Institute for Medical Research, Department of Medicine
  • Profile picture of Ommar Omarjee
    Role: Post Doctoral
    Affiliation(s): Department of Medicine
    Research Summary:
    I am currently a research associate in Professor Christoph Hess's group at CITIID on the Cambridge Biomedical Campus. My reaseach interest lies in understand the underpinnings of immunotebolism in the human immune system in both physiological and pat... Read more
  • Profile picture of Ken Ong
    Role: Principal Investigator
    Affiliation(s): Department of Medicine, Department of Paediatrics, MRC Epidemiology Unit
    Research Summary:
    Ken Ong leads the Unit’s Growth and Development programme. His research identified rapid postnatal growth, weight gain and reproductive timing as determinants of, and also potential targets for the prevention of, childhood obesity, type 2 diabetes ... Read more
  • Profile picture of Josca Schoonejans
    Role: PhD Student
    Affiliation(s): Department of Medicine, Metabolic Research Laboratories
    Research Summary:
    The Ozanne group investigates the effect of maternal diet-induced obesity on offspring health, and is looking into interventions that may prevent this developmental programming. During my PhD, I will be investigating the immediate and long-term effec... Read more