McCloskey C, Rada C, Bailey E, McCavera S, van den Berg HA, Atia J, Rand DA, Shmygol A, Chan YW, Quenby S, Brosens JJ, Vatish M, Zhang J, Denton JS, Taggart MJ, Kettleborough C, Tickle D, Jerman J, Wright P, Dale T, Kanumilli S, Trezise DJ, Thornton S, Brown P, Catalano R, Lin N, England SK, Blanks AM. (2014) The inwardly rectifying K+ channel KIR7.1 controls uterine excitability throughout pregnancy. EMBO Mol Med. 2014 Jul 23. pii: e201403944. doi: 10.15252/emmm.201403944. [Epub ahead of print]. click here to view »
Sander van den Driesche, Chris McKinnell, Ana Calarrão, Laura Kennedy, Gary R. Hutchison, Lenka Hrabalkova,
Matthew S. Jobling, Sheila Macpherson, Richard A. Anderson, Richard M. Sharpe, and Rod T. Mitchell
Comparative Effects of Di(n-Butyl) Phthalate Exposure on Fetal Germ Cell Development in the Rat and in Human Fetal Testis Xenografts
Yeo, E-J, Cassetta, L, Qian, B-Z, Lewkowich, I, Li, J-F, Stefater, JA, III, Smith, AN, Wiechmann, LS, Wang, Y, Pollard, JW*, and Lang, R.A*. (2014) Myeloid WNT7b mediates the angiogenic switch and metastasis in breast cancer. Cancer Research 2014 Jun 1;74(11):2962-73. doi: 10.1158/0008-5472. * Co-corresponding authors. click here to view »
Devasuda Anblagan, Mark E. Bastin, Sarah Sparrow, Chinthika Piyasena, Rozalia Pataky, Emma J. Moore, Ahmed Serag, Alastair Graham Wilkinson, Jonathan D. Clayden, Scott I. Semple, James P. Boardman Tract shape modeling detects changes associated with preterm birth and neuroprotective treatment effects NeuroImage: Clinical, Volume 8, 2015, Pages 51-58 »
Gibson DA, Greaves E, Critchley HOD, Saunders PTK (2015) Estrogen-dependent regulation of human uterine natural killer cells promotes vascular remodelling via secretion of CCL2. Hum Reprod pii: dev067 PMID 25820695 [Epub ahead of print]
Bronze Athena SWAN award
The CRH, as part of the QMRI, has received a Bronze Athena SWAN award in recognition for its commitment to women’s career development. read more »
We are delighted that the CRH has been awarded a Silver Edinburgh Sustainability Awards (Lab category).
Thanks to Lorraine Fairbairn and Wendy Skedd for all their hard work and effort in achieving this award and to all for your support and participation.
We hope to continue making improvements in the labs sustainability, so you will be hearing more from us. If you would like to join our team then please come and speak to Moira Nicol (pictured above Moira, Wendy and Lorraine).
Professor Jeffrey Pollard
We are pleased to announce Professor Jeffrey Pollard has been elected Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh as of January 2015.
The organisation works to place learning and useful knowledge at the centre of public life in Scotland. We are delighted by this honour, which recognises both his academic work and public service.
The 2016 Edinburgh Clinical Research Methodology Course
Thursday 25th to
Friday 26th February, 2016
To be held at the John McIntyre Centre,
Pollock Halls Campus,
Further details coming soon.
Study from the Tommy’s Centre for Maternal and Fetal Health shows that children of obese mothers face risk of early death. read more »