30, September, 2015 RGU researchers to help develop device for back pain sufferers
Researchers at RGU have won over €500,000 of funding as part of a major international project aimed at helping back pain sufferers manage their condition.
20, May, 2015 New volunteers sought for low back pain research
Health researchers are looking for new volunteers from across the north-east to take part in research to help older people with chronic low back pain manage their condition.
Cardiovascular & Metabolic Health
A theme within the Institute for Health and Wellbeing Research.
Our aim is to better understand the pathology of cardiovascular and metabolic diseases at the cellular level, and develop new diagnostic and therapeutic approaches that will be translated into clinical practice.
The group include researchers with a widespread expertise spanning from immunology, molecular biology, nutrition, organic and medicinal chemistry, pharmacology, physiology, clinical biochemistry, and pharmacy practice.
Cardiovascular Disease and Diabetes
Ischaemic heart disease
Obesity and co-morbidities - incorporating the
Centre for Obesity Research & Epidemiology (CORE)
Drug discovery, formulation and delivery
The cross disciplinary nature of the group spans the areas of basic science, clinical and practice based research. Our outcomes are readily transferable into treatment and prevention strategies at patient level.
Dr Giovanna Bermano