• Profile picture of Dunja Aksentijevic
    Role: Other
    Affiliation(s): The Rayne Institute, BHF Centre of Research Excellence, Kings College London
    Research Summary:
    I am an associate lecturer in Cardiovascular Division at King's BHF Centre of Research Excellence with 8 years of cardiac metabolism scientific research experience (at the University of Oxford BHF Centre of Research Excellence, Prof Stefan Neubauer'... Read more
  • 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 Haroon Allybacus
    Role: Other
    Affiliation(s): Human Metabolome Technologies
    Research Summary:
    HMT is the sole provider of Capillary Electrophoresis Mass Spectrometry (CE-MS) based metabolomic profiling. CE affords a higher sensitivity and dynamic range for small/polar metabolites compared to any other platform available (https://en.humanmet... Read more
  • Profile picture of Dean Ashley
    Role: PhD Student
    Affiliation(s): Department of Biochemistry
    Research Summary:
    As a PhD student in the Griffin group, I study the role of endoplasmic reticulum stress in metabolic syndromes. I currently use S. cerevisiae as a model for ER stress with the intention of looking at lipidomic and proteomic changes upon exposure to a... 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
    Research Summary:
    Institute of Metabolic Science -Metabolic Research Laboratories
  • Profile picture of junaid bajwa
    Role: Other
    Affiliation(s): Microsoft Research- Cambridge
    Research Summary:
    Junaid is the Chief Medical Scientist at Microsoft Research and a practicing physician in the NHS (the UK’s National Health Service). He was previously the Global Lead for Strategic Alliances and Solutions for the Global Digital Centre of Excellenc... Read more
  • Profile picture of Emma Barker
    Role: Other
    Affiliation(s): Cambridge Enterprise Ltd
    Research Summary:
    Emma is a Senior Commercialisation Associate in Life Sciences at Cambridge Enterprise responsible for identifying, managing, developing and commercialising a variety of life science IP. Emma works with academics to secure translational funding and... Read more
  • Profile picture of Madhu Basetti
    Role: Other
    Affiliation(s): CRUK Cambridge Institute
    Research Summary:
    CRUK Cambridge Institute
  • 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
    Research Summary:
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences
  • Profile picture of Trish Biers
    Role: Other
    Affiliation(s): Department of Archaeology
    Research Summary:
    Department of Archaeology
  • Profile picture of Joseph Bird
    Role: Other
    Affiliation(s): Anglia Ruskin University
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  • Profile picture of Soren Brage
    Role: Principal Investigator
    Affiliation(s): MRC Epidemiology Unit
    Research Summary:
    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 Kevin Brindle
    Role: Principal Investigator
    Affiliation(s): CRUK Cambridge Institute, Department of Biochemistry
    Research Summary:
    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 Mark Campbell
    Role: Other
    Affiliation(s): Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Metabolic Research Laboratories
    Research Summary:
    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
    Research Summary:
    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 Olivia Casanueva
    Role: Principal Investigator
    Affiliation(s): The Babraham Institute
    Research Summary:
    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 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
  • Profile picture of Michelle Chester
    Role: Assistant Staff
    Affiliation(s): MRC Epidemiology Unit
    Research Summary:
    Intervention Facilitator Prevention of Diabetes and Related Metabolic Disorders in High Risk Groups Current work and interests Michelle is currently working as a SWiM coach on a feasibility study for an online, acceptance-based behavioural inte... Read more