• Profile picture of David Bedford
    Role: Other
    Affiliation(s): Healx
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  • 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 Ben Challis
    Role: Other
    Affiliation(s): AstraZeneca
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  • Profile picture of Joseph Chambers
    Role: Post Doctoral
    Affiliation(s): Cambridge Institute for Medical Research
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    Cambridge Institute for Medical Research
  • Profile picture of Ahmad Cluntun
    Role: Post Doctoral
    Affiliation(s): University of Utah School of Medicine
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  • Profile picture of Tinh-Hai Collet
    Role: Post Doctoral
    Affiliation(s): Department of Clinical Biochemistry
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    Department of Clinical Biochemistry
  • Profile picture of Timothy M Cox
    Role: Principal Investigator
    Affiliation(s): Department of Medicine
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    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 Afreen Haider
    Role: Post Doctoral
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    A biochemist by training, I am interested in understanding the cellular and physiological regulation of human metabolic health with a long-term goal of contributing in translational research. My PhD work focused on identifying anti-malarial 'druggabl... Read more
  • Profile picture of Eric Harshfield
    Role: Post Doctoral
    Affiliation(s): Department of Clinical Neurosciences
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    I am a chronic disease and genetic epidemiologist with an interest in identifying novel causal pathways and new therapeutic targets for reducing risk of chronic diseases. Since March 2018, I have been working as a Postdoctoral Research Associate in t... 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 Christoph Hess
    Role: Principal Investigator
    Affiliation(s): Department of Medicine
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    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 Rita Horvath
    Role: Principal Investigator
    Affiliation(s): Department of Clinical Neurosciences
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    Rita Horvath is a clinical academic who was trained as a neurologist in Budapest, Hungary and completed her PhD on mitochondrial disease. She started laboratory research in Eric Shoubridge`s laboratory at the Montreal Neurological Institute as a visi... Read more
  • Profile picture of Katherine Lawler
    Role: Post Doctoral
    Affiliation(s): Department of Clinical Biochemistry
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    Leads the Computational Genomics in Prof Sadaf Farooqi's GOOS team on obesity/thinness and rare diseases with a focus on rare genomic variants in hypothalamic dysfunction and dysregulated energy balance. We perform c... Read more
  • Profile picture of Florian Merkle
    Role: Principal Investigator
    Affiliation(s): Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Metabolic Research Laboratories
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    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 Milan Mušo
    Role: Post Doctoral
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  • Profile picture of Antonella Napolitano
    Role: Principal Investigator
    Affiliation(s): GSK
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  • Profile picture of Ommar Omarjee
    Role: Post Doctoral
    Affiliation(s): Department of Medicine
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    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 Satish Patel
    Role: Post Doctoral
    Affiliation(s): Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Metabolic Research Laboratories
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    Our work is focussed in understanding the molecular mechanisms and fundamental biology of certain lipid droplet proteins that are mutated in the rare inherited human disease of lipodystrophy. We are using several approaches to investigate this: Cand... Read more
  • Profile picture of Eleanor Raffan
    Role: Post Doctoral
    Affiliation(s): Department of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience, Institute of Metabolic Science -Metabolic Research LaboratoriesDepartment of Veterinary Medicine
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    I am interested in how genes influence metabolism. In dogs, selective breeding has resulted an unusual genetic architecture which makes mapping disease associated loci remarkably tractable with much smaller numbers than in human populations.  We stu... Read more
  • Profile picture of David Savage
    Role: Principal Investigator
    Affiliation(s): Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Metabolic Research Laboratories
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    Insulin resistance and type 2 diabetes are quintessential complexdiseases involving hormone action or resistance in several different target issues. Unravelling this complexity is impossible in cultured cells alone and unfortunately whilst many disor... Read more