"impact" blog posts

Spotlight: Lung cancer research in Liverpool

Posted on: 30 November 2020 | Category: November posts

As Lung Cancer Awareness Month comes to a close, we reflect on the vital research taking place in Liverpool.


Spotlight: Professor Eithne Costello - pancreatic cancer research

Posted on: 19 November 2020 | Category: November posts

Professor Eithne Costello

This edition of Spotlight focusses on Professor Eithne Costello from the Department of Molecular and Clinical Cancer Medicine. Eithne joined the University of Liverpool in 1999, where she established her own research group focused on pancreatic cancer, with a particular emphasis on early diagnosis.


Spotlight: Professor Sarah Coupland

Posted on: 13 November 2020 | Category: November posts

Professor Sarah Coupland

This edition of Spotlight focusses on Professor Sarah Coupland from the Department of Molecular and Clinical Cancer Medicine. Sarah holds the George Holt Chair in Pathology and is an Honorary Consultant Histopathologist at the Liverpool University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.


Spotlight: Professor Andy Jones - international rice research

Posted on: 9 October 2020 | Category: October posts

Rice Diversity.  Part of the image collection of the International Rice Research Institute (IRRI)

This edition of Spotlight focusses on Professor Andy Jones from the Department of Biochemistry and Systems Biology. Andy is joint Director of the Computational Biology Facility and is one of the founders of the UK Rice Research Consortium (UKRRC).


Spotlight: Dr Jill Madine - researching dementia

Posted on: 11 September 2020 | Category: September posts

This edition of Spotlight focusses on Dr Jill Madine from the Department of Biochemistry and Systems Biology. Jill has a long-standing interest in the role of amyloid proteins in neurodegenerative and cardiovascular diseases. Her recent research has focussed on the potential role of the previously identified cardiovascular amyloid protein medin in dementia.