Lab News

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22nd October 2018

New paper published in Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience

https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/fnagi.2018.00332/full

 

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22nd February 2018

New paper published in Journal of Neurochemistry

https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1111/jnc.14313

 

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21st March 2017

Scar tissue in the brain and spinal cord is surprisingly soft (Nature Communications)

http://www.ucl.ac.uk/mecheng/mecheng-news-publications/scar-tissue-soft 

 

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2nd December 2016

***Fully funded PhD Studentship available***

Project title: Mechanobiology of the Ageing Brain: In search of novel treatments for memory impairment and Alzheimer’s disease.

 

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10th September 2016

Congratulations to María on winning the Trinity Biomedical Sciences Institute (TBSI) imagery competition with her confocal image of:

“The interaction between neurons (red), astrocytes (yellow) and microglia (green) in one of the lobules of the cerebellum (brain)”.

Read the full story here…

tbsi-imagery-comp_winner

 

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6th April 2016

Congratulations to María on her recent Review article published in Neuropharmacology!

Access the article here…

Graphical Abstract

 

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5th February 2016

Rising Stars grant awarded to Dr. Graham Sheridan

Project title: Neuroprotective therapies for Multiple Sclerosis: an urgent unmet need in neurology

Rising Stars award_2

 

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26th January 2016

***Fully funded PhD Studentship available***

Project title: Does social isolation accelerate ageing? Understanding stress-induced immune system dysfunction and molecular drivers of ageing.

 

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26th January 2016

Royal Society Research Grant awarded to Dr. Graham Sheridan and the Brighton Laboratory for Neuroimmunology to study novel therapeutics for Multiple Sclerosis.

Project title: Promoting neuroprotection and myelin repair: Novel therapeutic strategies to combat Multiple Sclerosis

Read more here…