Researchers led by the University of Birmingham have found a potential new target to treat inflammatory disease. The research has been published in Cell Metabolism.
Professor Alexandra Sinclair is a neurologist and academic who has spent years researching idiopathic intracranial pressure, a condition with similar effects on the body as the brain pressure caused by space travel.
Researchers at the University of Birmingham awarded £1.15 million for latest equipment for immune regulation.
Research led by the Universities of Birmingham and Manchester has made a connection between the way baby wallabies produce male hormones and how some human girls are born with genitalia that resemble those of a boy.
University of Birmingham Professor Davide Calebiro will be the recipient of the European Journal of Endocrinology Award 2020.
The Institute of Metabolism and Systems Research recently appointed Dr Rowan Hardy. Having received a prestigious Career Development Fellowship he is now establishing a research group focussing on inflammatory disease.
Adding vitamin D to wheat flour would prevent 10 million new cases of vitamin D deficiency in England and Wales over the next 90 years, say researchers at the University of Birmingham.
The College of Medical and Dental Sciences is delighted to announce that at the University's Awards for Excellence 2019 colleagues from across the College were awarded three of the evening's five awards.
Dr Caroline Gorvin, IMSR Career Development Fellow, has won the Endocrinology Society's 2019 Early Investigator's Award. Her research investigates membrane protein signalling in neuroendocrinology, and bone health.
Expertscape has named David Hodson, Professor of Cellular Metabolism from the Institute of Metabolism and Systems Research (IMSR), in a list of top 30 leading insulin researchers in the UK.