• Profile picture of Eunus S. Ali
    Role: Post Doctoral
    Affiliation(s): Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University
    Research Summary:
    Improving obesity- and cancer-related metabolic dysfunctions by investigating and controlling body’s’ signaling pathways and metabolism has been the focus of Eunus S. Ali’s research. Using biochemistry and cell biology, he works at the molecula... Read more
  • Profile picture of Claudio Angione
    Role: Principal Investigator
    Affiliation(s): Computer Laboratory
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  • Profile picture of Rula Bany Bakar
    Role: Post Doctoral
    Affiliation(s): Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Department of Medicine, IMS -Metabolic Research Laboratories
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    Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Department of Medicine, IMS -Metabolic Research Laboratories
  • 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 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 Ben Challis
    Role: Other
    Affiliation(s): AstraZeneca
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  • Profile picture of Ahmad Cluntun
    Role: Post Doctoral
    Affiliation(s): University of Utah School of Medicine
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  • Profile picture of Anthony Coll
    Role: Principal Investigator
    Affiliation(s): Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Metabolic Research Laboratories
    Research Summary:
    My work focuses on the molecular mechanism controlling food intake and energy expenditure. Our current understanding of the central control of appetite has relied heavily upon mouse models and I continue to combine murine genetics and whole animal ph... Read more
  • Profile picture of Miguel Constância
    Role: Principal Investigator
    Affiliation(s): Metabolic Research LaboratoriesDepartment of Obstetrics and Gynaecology
    Research Summary:
    Epigenetics is an exciting and rapidly moving field that impacts basic biomedical research and clinical medicine. Epigenetic mechanisms such as DNA methylation, histone modifications and non-coding RNAs provide dynamic, heritable and reversible ways ... Read more
  • 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 Francesco Cucco
    Role: Post Doctoral
    Affiliation(s): Department of Pathology
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  • Profile picture of Chaitanya Dingare
    Role: Post Doctoral
    Affiliation(s): Department of Genetics
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    Department of Genetics
  • Profile picture of Elves Duarte
    Role: Post Doctoral
    Affiliation(s): Department of Genetics
    Research Summary:
    I am interested in studying the interaction between insects and microorganisms, namely between mosquitoes and the intracellular bacterium Wolbachia. The ultimate goal is to establish Wolbachia as a self-sustainable approach to control mosquito-borne ... Read more
  • Profile picture of David Dunger
    Role: Principal Investigator
    Affiliation(s): Department of Paediatrics, Metabolic Research Laboratories
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  • Profile picture of I. Sadaf Farooqi
    Role: Principal Investigator
    Affiliation(s): Department of Clinical Biochemistry
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    The long term goal of our research is to understand the molecular and physiological pathways involved in the regulation of human appetite and body weight. To this end, we use a number of complementary genetic strategies to study over 5,500 patients w... Read more
  • Profile picture of Anne Ferguson-Smith
    Role: Principal Investigator
    Affiliation(s): Department of Genetics
    Research Summary:
    Our lab focuses on the molecular events governing pre- and post-natal mammalian development. Our research is directed towards investigating the developmental role of imprinted genes and the epigenetic mechanism(s) controlling their parental-origin sp... Read more
  • Profile picture of Denise Fernandez-Twinn
    Role: Post Doctoral
    Affiliation(s): Department of Clinical Biochemistry, IMS -Metabolic Research Laboratories
    Research Summary:
    Programmed changes in miRNA expression link early life nutrition to long-term health.  Specifically, my work has shown that miR-483-3p is up-regulated in adipose tissue from low birth-weight adult humans and pre-diabetic adult rats exposed to sub-op... Read more