Welcome to the Artificial Pancreas Group Newsletter for Winter 2014/2015. We have once again had a busy, exciting and successful year and we hope you will enjoy reading about some of our activities.
Archives for 2014
A simple supplement could be a safe and cost-effective way of reducing heart disease in individuals born with a low birth weight, suggests research from the University of Cambridge. The study, carried out in rats, also raises the possibility of developing a blood test to indicate how much damage there is in the aortas of […]
Leptin, a hormone that regulates the amount of fat stored in the body, also drives the increase in blood pressure that occurs with weight gain, according to researchers from Monash University and the University of Cambridge.
At any one time, around 20% of the researchers associated with the MRL are postgraduate students carrying out research towards a PhD degree. There is a balance between basic science and clinical students (clinical training fellows and MBPhD students).