UCL Institute of Cardiovascular Science


Student Profiles - Preclinical and Fundamental Science

Our students, in their words – find out what it's like studying at the Institute of Cardiovascular Science

Research Students studying in Preclinical and Fundamental Science Research Department 

Ashraf Hamarneh

PhD Project Title: The effect of remote ischemic conditioning and glyceryl trinitrate on perioperative myocardial injury in cardiac bypass surgery patients: the ERIC-GTN study.

Supervisors: Professor Derek Yellon and Professor Derek Hausenloy

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Miroslava Katsur
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PhD Project Title: Investigating the cardioprotective potential of exosomes from different cellular sources

Supervisors: Dr Sean Davidson and Professor Derek Yellon

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Mohammed Shah
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PhD Project Title: Investigating the role of extracellular DNA and innate immunity in cell death during ischemia-reperfusion injury in the myocardium.

Supervisors: Professor Derek Yellon

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Rohin Francis
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PhD Project Title: Using novel imaging techniques to study acute myocardial infarction.

Supervisors: Professor Derek Hausenloy

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Kaloyan Takov
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PhD Project Title: Cardioprotective and proangiogenic activity of stem cell-derived small extracellular vesicles

Supervisors: Prof Sean Davidson and Prof Derek Yellon

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