Centre for Nephrology
Nephrology is part of the Division of Medicine

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Research Retreat 2014 - 6th June - deadline for abstracts 28th April

Published: Apr 11, 2014 11:08:00 AM

UCL Applied Renal Physiology 2014 - course

Published: Apr 3, 2014 10:08:20 AM

Rosetrees Trust Studentships - September 2014

Published: Mar 24, 2014 9:39:50 AM

Techniques

PHYSIOLOGY

Principal Investigator: Professor Robert Unwin, Dr Joanne Marks, Dr Anselm Zdebik

Renal micropuncture techniques
In vivo and isolated gut loop (transport) techniques
Brush border membrane vesicle uptake technique
Electrophysiology: twin electrode voltage clamp (TEVC), ion-selective microelectrodes, TEVC combined with pH in oocytes, calcium and pH imaging in mammalian cells
Extracellular recording of neuronal activity
2-photon (calcium) imaging
Expression profiling, surface expression, proteomics

LIPID GROUP

Principal Investigator: Dr Xiong-Zhong Ruan

Lipid biochemistry, cellular cholesterol and fatty acid assay, LDL purification
Molecular biology
Cell biology: renal and vascular cell culture
Molecular imaging: confocal microscopy
Animal models of dyslipidaemia and inflammation

PROTEOMICS & MOLECULAR CELL DYNAMICS GROUP

Principal Investigator: Professor Jasminka Godovac-Zimmermann

Molecular and cell biology
Protein chemistry, HPLC fractionation and 2 D gel electrophoresis
Immunofluorescence and confocal microscopy analysis
MALDI and ESI Mass Spectrometry, mass fingerprinting
Quantitative shotgun global proteomics LC-MS/MS proteomics profiling
Organelle separation and subcellular proteomics
SILAC and label-free proteomics profiling
Proteomics bioinformatics and protein association analysis

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