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
Infection Medicine & Life Sciences
Cell Wall Medicine & Life Sciences
Virulence Medicine & Life Sciences
Mycoses Medicine & Life Sciences

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Research Output 1979 2019

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
1 Downloads (Pure)

A Bright Future for Fluorescence Imaging of Fungi in Living Hosts

Chapuis, A. F., Ballou, E. R. & MacCallum, D. M., 3 Apr 2019, In : Journal of Fungi. 5, 2, 9 p., 29.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Luminescent Proteins
Optical Imaging
Fungi
Fungal Proteins
Mycoses

A case-note review of continued pregnancies found to be at a high risk of Huntington’s disease: considerations for clinical practice

on behalf of the UK Huntington’s Disease Predictive Testing Consortium, Wadrup, F., Holden, S., MacLeod, R., Miedzybrodzka, Z., Németh, A. H., Owens, S., Pasalodos, S., Quarrell, O. & Clarke, A. J., 19 Mar 2019, In : European Journal of Human Genetics.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Huntington Disease
Pregnancy
High-Risk Pregnancy
Prenatal Care
Confidentiality

Equipment

Electron Microscopy

Debbie Isabelle Wilkinson (Manager)

Institute of Medical Sciences

Facility/equipment: Facility

Electron Microscopy
Freeze Substitution
Equipment and Supplies
Scanning Transmission Electron Microscopy
Vacuum
Single-Cell Analysis
Financial Management
Cell Tracking
Eye Diseases
Genomics
peptides
antibodies
screening
industries
proteins

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

Berkeley Award

Pieter van West (Recipient), 6 Dec 2002

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

mycology

"Best Poster" on new insights into cardiovascular-brain interactions

Vesna Vuksanovic (Recipient), 2016

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Activities 2003 2018

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

Function of human RIF1 protein during and after replication stress

Shinichiro Hiraga (Speaker)
22 Nov 2018

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

Press / Media

It’s time we stopped human evolution – geneticist

Alasdair MacKenzie

6/05/19

1 media contribution

Press/Media: Articles in 'The Conversation'