Centre for Inflammation Research

Grants

New grants starting in January 2021

Professor Marc Vendrell

Medical Research Council - Confidence in Concept (TR)

Lead Optimisation of metabolic photosensitizers for precise resection of glioblastoma

10 months - £125,024

 

Dr Robert Gray and Dr Nicola Robinson

Medical Research Council - Clinical Research Training Fellowship

Investigating lung regeneration and repair pathways in Cystic Fibrosis

2 years - £176,891

 

Dr Emily Gwyer Findlay

Royal Society - Research Grant

Interrogating neutrophil-directed control of CD4+ T cell metabolism

1 year - £10,485

 

Professor Marc Vendrell

Medical Research Scotland - Studentship

Novel imaging biomarkers of T cell function to accelerate immunotherapies for pancreatic cancer

4 years - £132,944

 

Dr Laura McCulloch

Wellcome Trust - Sir Henry Dale Fellowship

Does stroke impair immunological memory and increase infectious disease risk during the chronic phase of recovery

5 years - £1,016,701

 

Dr Clelia Amato

Wellcome Trust - Sir Henry Wellcome Postdoctoral Fellowship

DrosophiLAP: a live in vivo study of LC3-associated phagocytosis

4 years - £300,000

 

Dr Douglas Gibson

Wellcome Trust - Sir Henry Dale Fellowship

Defining the impact of androgens on macrophage function during endometrial tissue repair

5 years - £1,163,672

 

Professor David Dockrell and Dr Paul de Sousa

UKRI - Research grant

Stroma Therapy against Covid-19 induced fibrosis (STACIF)

1 year - £186,049

 

Professor Kev Dhaliwal and Dr Ahsan Akram

EPSRC - Research grant

U-care: Deep ultraviolet light therapies

5 years - £2,010,947

 

Professor Donald Davidson

Medical Research Council - Programme grant

Medical Sciences & Translational Research PhD with integrated studies in Engagement for Impact pilot programme

1 year - £28,096

 

Dr Emily Watts

Academy of Medical Sciences - General scheme

Dissecting the role of the mTORC/AMPK axis in neutrophil mediated lung injury

1 year - £23,693

 

Professor Marc Vendrell

European Commission - Horizon 2020 - Marie Skodowska-Curie Actions

PIANO: Nanoparticle-based imaging and therapy of chronic pain in the dorsal root ganglia (DRG)

4 years - £485,076

 

Professor Marc Vendrell

European Commission - Horizon 2020 - European Research Council

IBDIMAGE: Disruptive fluorescent technologies for inflammatory bowel diseases

18 months - £120,000

 

Dr Gareth Clegg

Resuscitation Council (UK) - General scheme

A psychologically calibrated brief intervention to enable bystander CPR

1 year - £31,150

 

Dr Rosalind Heron

European Commission - Horizon 2020 - Marie Skodowska-Curie Actions

AlzheimersInAction: A multi-disciplinary approach to determine the cellular and molecular mechanisms underlying the inflammatory response to amyloid-β in Alzheimer’s disease

2 years - £179,947