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 »
Horne AW, Skubisz MM, Tong S, Duncan WC, Neil P, Wallace EM, Johns TG. Combination gefitinib and methotrexate treatment for non-tubal ectopic pregnancies: a case series. Hum Reprod. 2014 May 7. [Epub ahead of print] click here to view »
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 »
Greaves E, Cousins FL, Murray A, Esnal-Zufiurre A , Fassbender A, Horne AW, Saunders PTK. (2014) A Novel Mouse Model of Endometriosis Mimics Human Phenotype and Reveals Insights into the Inflammatory Contribution of Shed Endometrium. Am J Path. 184:1930-9. doi: 10.1016/j.ajpath.2014.03.011.
The paper was highlighted in an Am J Path press release and on their facebook page. click here to view »
Boardman JP, Walley A, Ball G, Takousis P, Krishnan ML, Hughes-Carre L, Aljabar P, Serag A, King C, Merchant N, Srinivasan L, Froguel P, Hajnal J, Rueckert D, Counsell S, Edwards AD. Common Genetic Variants and Risk of Brain Injury After Preterm Birth. Pediatrics. 2014 May 12; click here to view »
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 »
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.
2nd British Society for Immunology - Leukocyte Migration Group Meeting
Dr. Bin-Zhi Qian recently delivered a keynote talk at the 2nd British Society for Immunology - Leukocyte Migration Group Meeting “Leukocyte migration in health and disease”. Bin-Zhi summarised his beautiful work on the role of monocyte recruitment and macrophage function in promoting tumour metastasis, highlighting potential targets for novel cancer therapies.