Professor Sadaf Farooqi has been honoured by the Society for Endocrinology. Professor Farooqi won the 2012 Society for Endocrinology Medal, which is awarded annually in recognition of outstanding studies. Professor Farooqi delivered the Society for Endocrinology Medal Lecture in March 2012. Three younger clinician scientists Drs Vicki Parker, Ben Challis and Carla Moran have also […]
Two MRL Group Leaders have recently been awarded prestigious 5 year Starting Grantsfrom the European Research Council (ERC). The ERC’s main aim is to stimulate scientific excellence by supporting and encouraging the very best, truly creative scientists. ERC grants are given for pioneering frontier research in any field of science, engineering and scholarship, with ERC […]
Studies led by Dr Sue Ozanne and Prof Ken Siddle from the MRL, in collaboration with scientists at the MRC Toxicology Unit at the University of Leicester, shed light on why a poor maternal diet reduces the ability of the offspring to store fats correctly in later life, and increases the risk of developing diabetes. […]
We would like to say a big thank you to all our study participants and update you on the research that we have carried out this year. Without your dedication and commitment to our research we could not have made this progress.