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Research clinics

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



In line with public advice, the Centre for Reproductive Health has now cancelled all in-person research clinic talks going forward.

The CRH has initiated a virtual research clinic series presented by centre academics and researchers as below.  This will be populated as details develop.



Senior academics, postdoctoral researchers and current students present their work to the Little France community on the dates shown, between 2-3pm (unless otherwise stated) online, using MS Teams.




1 May 2020

Professor Jeff Pollard

“Macrophages with everything”


8 May 2020

Dr Tak Kitamura    

"Suppression of cytotoxic lymphocytes by tumour-associated macrophages in metastatic site"


15 May 2020

Dr Bin-Zhi Qian

"Mechanism of macrophage induced hormone resistant prostate cancer"


22 May 2020

Dr Luca Cassetta   

"COST Mye-MMI: a European multi-centre study on human myeloid derived suppressor cells"


29 May 2020

Professor Richard Anderson

"Novel hypothalamic neuropeptides: from puberty to hot flushes"


19 June 2020


Niamh McNamara (PhD)

"Investigating the role of microglia in the developing brain”


26 June 2020             

Professor Andrew Horne

“Is surgery the best treatment for all patients with endometriosis-associated pain?”


Links to join the talks are made available to local staff and students once arranged.