• 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 Vian Azzu
    Role: Other
    Affiliation(s): Institute of Metabolic Science -Metabolic Research LaboratoriesCambridge University Hospitals, Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital
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    Institute of Metabolic Science -Metabolic Research Laboratories
  • Profile picture of Guillaume Bidault
    Role: Post Doctoral
    Affiliation(s): Metabolic Research Laboratories
    Research Summary:
    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 Zhenghao Chen
    Role: PhD Student
    Affiliation(s): Univerisity Medical Center Amsterdam, University of Amsterdam
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  • Profile picture of Priscilla Day
    Role: Post Doctoral
    Affiliation(s): Department of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience
    Research Summary:
    I am interested in understanding the role of nutrition metabolism and mitochondrial function in developmental plasticity and the predisposition to metabolic syndrome in adulthood. I am also interested in the coordination between metabolism and cell... Read more
  • Profile picture of Denisa Hathazi
    Role: Post Doctoral
    Affiliation(s): Department of Clinical Neurosciences
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    I am a Resreach Associate in prof. Horvath's laboratory and my prjoect focuses on the integrated stress response and metabolic changes that occur dues to defects in mitochondrial translation caused by mutations in the mitochondrial or nuclear genome.... Read more
  • Profile picture of Phill Hawkins
    Role: Principal Investigator
    Affiliation(s): The Babraham Institute
    Research Summary:
    The programmes of work in the laboratory are currently aimed at understanding the molecular mechanisms and physiological significance of intracellular signalling networks which involve a family of enzymes called phosphoinositide 3OH-kinases (PI3Ks). ... 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 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 Tomasz Kostrzewski
    Role: Principal Investigator
    Affiliation(s): CN Bio Innovations
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  • Profile picture of Nicholas Matheson
    Role: Principal Investigator
    Affiliation(s): Department of Medicine
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    Department of Medicine
  • Profile picture of Twm Mitchell
    Role: PhD Student
    Affiliation(s): The Babraham Institute
    Research Summary:
    The Babraham Institute
  • 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 Kasparas Petkevicius
    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 Larissa Richardson
    Role: Assistant Staff
    Affiliation(s): Department of Clinical Biochemistry
    Research Summary:
    Department of Clinical Biochemistry
  • Profile picture of Frank Smith
    Role: Other
    Affiliation(s): Metabolon
    Research Summary:
    Metabolon deciphers thousands of discrete chemical signals from genetic and non-genetic factors to reveal biological pathways. We make connections where other ‘omics cannot, and provide the definitive representation of the phenotype. Our work me... Read more
  • Profile picture of Martin Turner
    Role: Principal Investigator
    Affiliation(s): The Babraham Institute
    Research Summary:
    The Turner group aims to characterise fundamental mechanisms controlling lymphocyte development and function throughout the life-course. These include understanding the roles of RNA binding proteins in lymphocyte development and activation. In the f... Read more
  • Profile picture of Heidi Welch
    Role: Principal Investigator
    Affiliation(s): The Babraham Institute
    Research Summary:
    We study the molecular mechanisms which regulate Rac, an important protein that controls cell shape, cell movement, gene expression and oxygen radical formation. In particular, we study the proteins which activate Rac, so-called Rac-GEFs. Rac can be ... Read more