Friday 18 December 2015

MRG Christmas Quiz

All the group are gathered for the annual Christmas quiz.
All the questions will be about the arthritis research published this year.

Put those phones away.... I'm sure that's cheating.....

Thursday 10 December 2015

Biomarkers of Remission in RA and Histone Modifications in Chrondrogenesis

The MRG Lab Meeting will be taking place on Friday 11th December 2015 at 9.00am in the Baddiley Clark Seminar Room. 
Faye Cooles (Clinical Fellow/PhD Studentship - Supervisors John Isaacs, Cat Hilkens and Amy Anderson)
Kat Cheung (PhD Student - Supervisors David Young and Carole Proctor) Title of Talk "ChIP-seq analysis of dynamic histone modifications in chondrogenesis"
Ken Baker (Clinical Fellow/PhD Studentship – Supervisor John Isaacs) Title of Talk "The Biomarkers of Remission in Rheumatoid Arthritis (BioRRA) Study"


Monday 7 December 2015

Emily Mavin on immuno-modulatory properties of Treg derived extra-cellular vesicles.




ICM Research Seminar

Speakers:  Dr Anders Andreasson, Research Associate (Prof A Fisher,

Prof S Ali, Prof J  Dark)

Emily Hudson, PhD Student (Prof P Manning, Prof C McNeil, Prof M Wright)

Emily Mavin, Research Associate (Prof A Dickinson)

Venue: Dental Lecture Theatre F, Dental School

Date and Time:  Wednesday 9th December 2015, 13.00 pm – 14.00 pm


Dr Anders Andreasson will discuss:

An evaluation of cellular and molecular mechanisms of donor lung reconditioning during clinical ex vivo lung perfusion

Emily Hudson will discuss:

Hepatocytes from Pancreatic Progenitor Cells and their use in Toxicity Screening

Emily Mavin will discuss:

Immuno-modulatory properties of Treg derived extra-cellular vesicles.

Chair:  Pier Paoli