On Wednesday 25th September, the launch of Science Stars, one of St George’s flagship widening participation programmes, took place at the university.
Dr Cathy Moore (Postdoctoral Research Assistant) in our I&I Research Institute discusses how parasites have shaped our history.
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Read about the international impact of the research being conduct by St George's scientists.
Bringing Hope to People with Lymphoedema
Dr Pia Ostergaard and Dr Kristiana Gordon are investigating the genetic roots of primary lymphoedema, a condition that causes parts of the body to swell.
Fighting Cryptococcal Meningitis with Better Treatments and Improved Access
Professor Tom Harrison is improving survival rates for African patients with cryptococcal meningitis by developing new drug combinations and lobbying for cost-effective availability across the continent.
Developing Vaccines to Protect Mothers and Babies
Dr Kirsty Le Doare is researching how maternal vaccines can prevent mothers and infants from developing deadly diseases including whooping cough, sepsis, meningitis and pneumonia.
Making One-Stop Sexual Health a Reality
Professor Tariq Sadiq works with companies developing rapid tests for sexually transmitted infections so patients can get the right treatment on their first visit to a clinic.
Simple Solutions May Be Our Best Defence Against Malaria
Professor Sanjeev Krishna suggests that we can win the battle against malaria with the help of combination therapies and straightforward treatment options.
Tackling the Challenge of Antimicrobial Resistance in Children and Babies
St George’s Professor Mike Sharland is developing new tools and treatments to fight infections in children and halt the spread of antibiotic resistance.
Tackling Rising Levels of Asthma in Latin America
Programs in Latin America led by Professor Philip Cooper aim to improve management and access to essential asthma medications to prevent life-threatening asthma attacks.
Understanding the Painful Progression of Osteoarthritis
Professor Nidhi Sofat credits the symbiosis between St George’s University of London and St Georges University Hospitals NHS foundation trust for helping her uncover the secrets of osteoarthritis, pointing towards new diagnostic tools and drug development.
Using Artificial Intelligence to Spot the Signs of Diabetic Eye Disease
Professor Alicja Rudnicka is evaluating whether advanced Artificial Intelligence (AI) software can help to detect eye problems in people with diabetes and reduce the burden on national eye screening programs.
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