UCL Associates

Neil Bradman

Use of genetic variation in the study of demographic history, pharmacogenetics

The Centre for Genetic Anthropology
Mike Cheetham


Department: UCL Institute of Ophtalmology
Shamshad Cockcroft

Basic Life Sciences, Cancer, Infection & Immunology and Inflammation, Neuroscience, Personalised Medicine

Department: Division of Biosciences, Faculty of Life Sciences
J. Mark Cooper

Neurodegenerative diseases, in particular the investigation of the molecular mechanisms of Parkinson's disease

Department: Clinical Neurocience, UCL Institute of Neurology

Martin Crompton

Mitochondria; Permeability transition; Calcium; Oxidative stress, Cyclophilins; Cell death
Clare Elwell

Development of novel optical systems for monitoring the healthy and injured brain 

Department: Medical Physics and Bioengineering
Elizabeth Fisher

The neurogenetics of neurodegenerative disease

Department: Neurodegenerative Diseases, UCL Institute of Neurology
Lazaros Foukas

Mammalian PI 3-kinase signalling and ageing

Department: Institute of Healthy Ageing, UCL Genetics, Evolution and Environment
Jonathan Gale

Repair and regeneration of hair epithelia; mitochondrial dysfunction in deafness

Department: Ear Institute
Alex Gourine

Autonomic neuroscience

Department: Neuroscience, Physiology & Pharmacology
Ivan Gout

Regulation of growth and energy metabolism via the mTOR/S6K pathway in normal and cancer cells

Department: Structural and Molecular Biology
Linda Greensmith

Development and Neurodegeneration of Motor Neurons; Motor Neuron Diseases; Neuromuscular Diseases 

Department: Sobell Research Department of Motor Neuroscience & Movement Disorders
Michael Hanna

Human neuromuscular diseases and diseases related to mtDNA mutations

Department: Institute of Neurology
John Hardy

Neurological disease. Genetic studies of neurological disease, population genetics

Department: Molecular Neuroscience, UCL Institute of Neurology
Simon Heales

Mitochondrial dysfunction and oxidative stress in neurodegenerative disease

Department: Institute of Neurology
Chris Kay

EPR Spectroscopy

Department: Structural & Molecular Biology
London Centre for Nanotechnology
Mark Lythgoe

Biomedical Imaging

Department: Centre for Advanced Biomedical Imaging
Vidya Mohamed-Ali

Biology of adipocytes and the role of adipose tissue as an endocrine organ. Regulation of metabolism and obesity 

Department: Metabolism and Experimental Therapeutics
Hugh Montgomery

Critical care medicine; hypoxic adaptation; human performance; renin-angiotensin systems

Department: Division of Medicine
Steve Moss
Department: Institute of Ophthalmology
Francesco Muntoni

Paediatric neurology, neuromuscular disease

Department: Neurosciences & Mental Health, UCL Institute of Child Health
Richard Orrell

Clinical Neurosciences and Consultant Neurologist

Department: Clinical Neurosciences, Institute of Neurology
Helene Plun-Favreau

Parkinson's Disease

Department: Institute of Neurology, Faculty of Brain Sciences
Linda Partridge

Biology of Ageing 

Department: Genetics, Evolution & Environment
Andrew Pomiankowski

evolution and consequences of sexual reproduction, from early forms of living systems to complex eukaryotic life

Department: Genetics, Evolution and Environment
Saul Purton

The biology and biotechnology of algae

Department: Structural & Molecular Biology
Bill Richardson

Properties and functions of neural stem cells and their progeny in the embryonic and postnatal CNS

Department: Wolfson Institute of Biomedical Research
Anthony Schapira

Neurodegenerative diseases, particularly Parkinson's disease, Huntington's disease and Friedreich's Ataxia. Interest is mainly focused on the molecular mechanisms involved in pathogenesis. Additional research: mitochondrial dysfunction

Department: Clinical Neurocience, UCL Institute of Neurology
David Selwood

Chemistry of Mitochondria targeted Therapeutic Tools

Department: Chemistry
Kenneth Smith

Pathophysiology of inflammatory demyelinating disease; Electrophysiology; Imaging; Nitric oxide

Department: Neuroinflammation, UCL Institute of Neurology
Paul Simons

Neural development; Ageing; Neurodegeneration; Myloidosis

Department: Inflammation, UCL Division of Medicine
Mervyn Singer

Sepsis; Multiple organ failure; Infection; Haemodynamics; Haemodynamic monitoring

Department: Clinical Physiology, UCL Division of Medicine
Antonella Spinazzola

Mitochondrial biogenesis and disease

Department: Clinical Neurocience, UCL Institute of Neurology
Jan-Willem Taanman

Experimental cell culture models of neurodegenerative disease, including Parkinson's disease and mitochondrial encephalomyopathies

Department: Clinical Neurocience, UCL Institute of Neurology
Robert Unwin

Renal tubular physiology and the regulation of ion transport

Department: Internal Medicine, UCL Division of Medicine
Jonathan Wilden

Department: Chemistry
Nicholas Wood

Genetic basis of neurodegenerative disease

Department: Wolfson Institute of Biomedical Research
Derek Yellon

The pathophysiology of ischaemia-reperfusion injury in the basic and clinical arena

Department: Cardiovascular Medicine, UCL Division of Medicine