Organization profile

Organisation profile

The Institute of Medical Sciences is home to Principal Investigators leading cutting edge molecular and cell biology research in a variety of fields.

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Candida albicans Medicine & Life Sciences
Genes Medicine & Life Sciences
Schizophrenia Medicine & Life Sciences
Proteins Medicine & Life Sciences
Cell Wall Medicine & Life Sciences
Infection Medicine & Life Sciences
Virulence Medicine & Life Sciences
Mycoses Medicine & Life Sciences

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Research Output 1979 2019

2 Citations (Scopus)

27 years of prenatal diagnosis for Huntington disease in the United Kingdom

Piña-Aguilar, R. E., Simpson, S. A., Alshatti, A., Clarke, A., Craufurd, D., Dorkins, H., Doye, K., Lahiri, N., Lashwood, A., Lynch, C., Miller, C., Morton, S., O’Driscoll, M., Quarrell, O. W., Rae, D., Strong, M., Tomlinson, C., Turnpenny, P., Miedzybrodzka, Z. & UK HD Predictive Testing Consortium, Jul 2019, In : Genetics in Medicine. 21, p. 1639–1643 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Preimplantation Diagnosis
Huntington Disease
Prenatal Diagnosis
United Kingdom
Neurodegenerative Diseases

ABC Transporter Genes Show Upregulated Expression in Drug Resistant Clinical Isolates of Candida auris: a Genome-Wide Characterization of ATP-Binding Cassette (ABC) Transporter Genes

Wasi, M., Khandelwal, N. K., Moorhouse, A. J., Nair, R., Vishwakarma, P., Ruiz, G. B., Ross, Z. K., Lorenz, A., Rudramurthy, S. M., Chakrabarti, A., Lynn, A. M., Mondal, A. K., Gow, N. A. R. & Prasad, R., 16 Jul 2019, In : Frontiers in Microbiology. 10, 16 p., 1445.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
ATP-Binding Cassette Transporters
Candida
Genome
Pharmaceutical Preparations
Genes

A Bioluminescence Reporter Assay for Retinoic Acid Control of Translation of the GluR1 Subunit of the AMPA Glutamate Receptor

Khatib, T., Whiting, A., Chisholm, D. R., Redfern, C., Muller, B. & McCaffery, P., 10 Apr 2019, In : Molecular Neurobiology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Retinoic Acid Receptors
AMPA Receptors
Glutamate Receptors
Tretinoin
Ligands

Equipment

Electron Microscopy

Kevin Scott MacKenzie (Manager)

Institute of Medical Sciences

Facility/equipment: Facility

Electron microscopy
Scanning electron microscopy
Transmission electron microscopy
Microanalysis
Substitution reactions
Single-Cell Analysis
Financial Management
Cell Tracking
Eye Diseases
Genomics
peptides
antibodies
screening
industries
proteins

Datasets

SSM_Simulation

Keller, C. D. (Creator), University of Aberdeen, 2019

Dataset

Prizes

Academic Gold Medal of the Institute of Physics and Engineering in Medicine

David John Lurie (Recipient), 13 Sep 2017

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

gold
physics
biology
medicine
engineering

AO UK&I Trauma Reasearch Prize

Anna Helene Katrin Riemen (Recipient), 3 Nov 2018

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Berkeley Award

Pieter van West (Recipient), 6 Dec 2002

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

mycology

Activities 2003 2019

British Heart Foundation (BHF) (External organisation)

Mirela Delibegovic (Member)
4 Jan 2019

Activity: MembershipMembership of peer review panel or committee

Function of human RIF1 protein during and after replication stress

Shinichiro Hiraga (Author), Lotte Watts (Author), Chandre Adam Monerawela (Author), Javier Garzón (Author), Anne Dunlop Donaldson (Author)
19 Nov 2018

Activity: Talk, presentation, public lecture, public engagement, outreach and knowledge exchangeInvited talk

RIF1 protects cells from replication stress:When and Which splice variant?

Shinichiro Hiraga (Author), Lotte Watts (Author), Anne Dunlop Donaldson (Author)
13 Nov 2018

Activity: Talk, presentation, public lecture, public engagement, outreach and knowledge exchangeOral presentation

Press / Media

AI could be our radiologists of the future, amid a healthcare staff crisis

Alison Dorothy Murray

8/08/19

1 media contribution

Press/Media: Articles in 'The Conversation'

It’s time we stopped human evolution – geneticist

Alasdair MacKenzie

6/05/19

1 media contribution

Press/Media: Articles in 'The Conversation'