Ioannis Simitsidellis (2nd year PhD student) responded to a request for cover art put out by the Journal of Endocrinology and we are delighted to say his image of the mouse uterus was chosen for the Journal cover this month. Congratulations Ioannis!
The MSc by Research in Reproductive Sciences 2012-13 students after their graduation on 29th November 2013. Congratulations and best wishes to you all!
PiggyBankKids have been given approval by the Charity Commission to change their name and logo to Theirworld and this is now effective. The Jennifer Brown Research Laboratory was established at the University of Edinburgh by PiggyBankKids in 2004. This vibrant laboratory is home to a team of world class and highly motivated scientists and clinicians [...]
Professor Lee Smith and Dr Rod Mitchell have teamed up with Professor Iain McEwan (Aberdeen University) to publish a new book describing the many roles of Testosterone. The book explains how Testosterone was first discovered, how it works, what it does in the body, and how it is being used in the clinic to benefit [...]
Dr Andrew Horne’s group has had a paper published in Human Reproduction where one of the images was chosen for the front cover. This is the second time CRH has made the front cover of Human Reproduction recently.
Congratulations to our MSc students who have completed their programme with presentations from each student.
Congratulations to Karolina Skorupskaite from Richard Anderson’s team who has been awarded a three year Wellcome Trust STMTI clinical fellowship to investigate the role of kisspeptin and other neuropeptides in human reproduction, with Professor Anderson.
Professor Pollard invites all staff, post-docs students and technicians to share in the celebration of his recently awarded Wellcome Trust Senior Investigator award. This event is also an opportunity to host Professor Sarah Robertson, a distinguished visitor from the University of Adelaide and co-Director of their Centre for Reproductive Health. Please come along for celebratory drinks and nibbles on [...]
Evan Simpson is an associate of the Centre and is Professor at Prince Henry’s Institute of Medical Research (PHI) in Australia. Evan will be a symposium speaker at the 18th International Conference on Cytochrome P450 in Seattle, 18-22nd June 2013, and at the ESHRE conference in London, 7-10th July in London. He is also on [...]
Congratulations to PhD student Fiona Connolly. Her paper, to be published in Endocrinology next month, has been seen as important enough to merit a news and views commentary in the journal which may be viewed here ». Fiona is part of the Colin Duncan team.
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Gibson DA, Saunders PTK. (2013) Disruption of estrogen signalling by endocrine disruptors in female reproductive tract cancers. Endocrine Related Cancer. Oct 25. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 24163391.
Gibson DA, McInnes KJ, Critchley HOD and Saunders PTK. (2013) Endometrial Intracrinology? Generation of an Estrogen-dominated Microenvironment in the Secretory Phase of Women JCEM 2013 98: E1802-E1806; doi:10.1210/jc.2013-2140
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Nilsson UW, Johns TG, Wilmann T, Kaitu'u-Lino T, Whitehead C, Dimitriadis E, Menkhorst E, Saglam B, Gao Y, Greenall SA, Horne AW, Tong S. Effects of Gefinitb, an Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor Inhibitor, on Human Placental Cell Growth. Obstetrics and Gynecology, in press.
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Skubisz MM, Horne AW, Johns TG, Nilsson UW, Duncan WC, Wallace EM, Critchley HOD, Tong S. Combination Gefitinib and Methotrexate Compared with Methotrexate Alone to Treat Ectopic Pregnancy. Obstetrics and Gynecology, in press.
King V, Dakin RS, Liu L, Hadoke PW, Walker BR, Seckl JR, Norman JE, Drake AJ. Maternal obesity has little effect on the immediate offspring but impacts on the next generation. Endocrinology. 2013 154(7):2514-24. doi: 10.1210/en.2013-1013
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