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SBBS Research Day 2023

The second annual SBBS Research Day took place on Thursday 4th May. The event involved a series of 5-minute 'Research Showcase' talks, 1 minute 'Flash' talks and poster presentations displaying the breadth of research and expertise within SBBS. 


Congratulations to all the winners


Winners of the Oral presentations were:

Niamh Moreton
The effects of the superoxide dismutase mimetic, MnTMPyp post hypoxia in isolated rat hippocamal slices.

Patrizia Colucci
Development of drug treatments against inherited and age-related blindness

Winners of the Poster presentations were:

Mauricio Troncoso
NxtGenWood: Converting wood-based phenols to value added products.

Irene Jurado Martin
Protective efficacy and immunological responses evaluation of two novel antigen candidates against Pseudomonas aeruginosa infections.

Emma Doyle
Mechanistic evaluation of the effect of ASXL1-truncating mutations on Polycomb activity in cancer and developmental syndromes.

Valentina Tonelotto 
1,4-dihydroxy Quininib Activates Ferroptosis Pathways in OMM2.5 cells: Implications for Treatment of Metastatic Uveal Melanoma.

Thanks and appreciation to the Postdocs for organising a great event and to the judges for volunteering their time.

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