Congratulations to Florian Merkle who is one of four researchers to be honoured this year with a Young Investigator Award from the American Association of Anatomists (AAA). The awards ceremony will take place during AAA’s annual meeting at Experimental Biology (EB) in Chicago on Tuesday, April 25 2017. AAA Young Investigator Awards recognize investigators in […]
It’s tempting to see the brain and gut as fulfilling different roles, one concerned with higher matters while the other does the dirty work: processing, absorbing and digesting the nutrients that we take in. We challenge this view and show that close interactions between the brain and the gut shape our eating behaviours. A popular […]
Congratulations to Dr Sarah Stewart who has been awarded a BBSRC Future Leader Fellowship to support her to undertake independent research at the MRL as part of Dr Moreau’s team. Her project will investigate the role of extracellular vesicles in cellular communications. Understanding the fundamental physiological process could have far reaching ramifications for human health […]
On Feb 1st Prof Sir Steve O’Rahilly reprised his 2016 Harveian Oration, originally given to Fellows of the Royal College of Physicians, for the Department of Medicine Grand Round series.