MRC Centre for Reproductive Health

Research clinics

As part of the Centre for Reproductive Health's commitment to research, a series of research clinics is on offer to the local scientific and clinical community.

Senior academics, postdoctoral scholars and current students present their work to the Little France community on Friday's, between 2-3pm in the Wellcome Auditorium of the Queens Medical Research Institute'

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Autumn Series 2016


09 September 2016

Agi Swierczac (Postdoctoral researcher) “Monocyte- and neutrophil-derived biomarkers of ovarian cancer”

Laura O’Hara (Postdoctoral researcher) “New Insights Into Pituitary Development And Function”

16 September 2016

Marsida Hutka (PhD) “Human fetal testis xenografting as a model for developing fertility preservation strategies for prepubertal boys with cancer”

Annalucia Darbey (PhD) “Supporting Lifelong Androgen Profiles in Men through Repair or Regeneration of the Testicular Androgen Production Machinery”

23 September 2016

No Research Clinic

30 September 2016

Gael Sugano (Postdoctoral researcher) "Macrophage signalling and dynamics of mouse mammary gland development."

Roseanne Rosario (Postdoctoral researcher) "DAZL in the human fetal ovary."

07 October 2016

Ramya Bhatia (Senior Research Fellow) “Development, evaluation and validation of Human Papillomavirus tests for improved diagnosis of cervical disease”

Laura Stirrat (PhD) “Hypothalamic-Pituitary-Adrenal Axis Activity is Decreased in Very Severe Obese Pregnancy”

14 October 2016

Pablo Hurtado (PhD) “The consequences of fetal germ cell exposure to analgesics”

Lenka Hrabalkova (Postdoctoral researcher) "Maternal loss of PABP4 results in IUGR and late gestational mortality modelling stillbirth"

21 October 2016

Ahmed Serag (Postdoctoral researcher) “Machine learning accurately estimates brain tissue volume across the life course”

Claire Davies (Postdoctoral researcher) “Isolation of microglia and macrophages (MDM) from the injured brain for RNAseq”

28 October 2016

Kasia Siemienowicz (PhD)

Esra Guc (Postdoctoral researcher)

4 November 2016

Diane Rebourcet (Postdoctoral researcher)

Xue-Feng Li (Postdoctoral researcher)

11 November 2016

Michael Curley (PhD)

Furquan Ahmed (Postdoctoral researcher)

18 November 2016

Manuel Blesa (PhD)

Jackie Maybin (Senior Research Fellow)

25 November 2016

Ashley Boyle (PhD)

Matt Brook (Postdoctoral researcher)

2 December 2016

Luca Cassetta (Postdoctoral researcher)

Amy Lloyd (PhD)

9 December 2016

Richard Smith (Postdoctoral researcher)

Galadrielle Biver (Postdoctoral researcher)


Talks are open to all.