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Read more at: Special AJOG supplement

Special AJOG supplement

18 November 2015

A special supplement of the American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology dedicated to the placenta has just been published.

Read more at: Gabor Than Foundation Award in Placentology for 2008
Gabor Than Foundation Award in Placentology for 2008

Gabor Than Foundation Award in Placentology for 2008

11 November 2015

Congratulations to Dr Tereza Cindrova-Davies for the Gabor Than Foundation Award in Placentology for 2008. This biennial award made by IFPA reflects an outstanding contribution to the field of placentology in all its aspects. Tereza is pictured receiving her award from Dr Nandor Gabor Than at the meeting in Seggau this...

Read more at: January 2015

January 2015

11 November 2015

Congratulations again, this time for former Next Generation Fellow Miguel Branco, who was named Abcam Scientist of the Month. Do read his interview here!

Read more at: February 2015

February 2015

11 November 2015

Francesco Colucci & Jens Kieckbusch have just published their latest journal article (click on title for details): Maternal uterine natural killer cells nurture fetal growth: in medio stat virtus.

Read more at: March 2015

March 2015

11 November 2015

Congratulations again, this time for CTR member Niu Youguo, whose poster, entitled as ‘Effects of Prenatal Hypoxia on Programmed Cardiac and Mitochondrial Function over Ageing’, has been selected for a Best New Investigator Poster Award at the 62nd Annual Scientific Meeting of Society for Reproductive Investigation at San Francisco, March 25-28, 2015.

Read more at: April 2015

April 2015

11 November 2015

Special congratulations are in order for Ulla Sovio and Gordon Smith (et al) who have had their first paper from the Pregnancy Outcome Prediction study (POPs) accepted by The Lancet.

Read more at: May 2015

May 2015

11 November 2015

CTR Principal Investigator Francesco Colucci met with great success when he and his team attended NK2015, the 15th Meeting of the Society for Natural Immunity in early May.

Read more at: June 2015

June 2015

11 November 2015

Lecturer in Reproductive Biology and former NGF, Erica Watson, was recently awarded a Lister Research Prize.

Read more at: August 2015

August 2015

11 November 2015

CTR Members and Researchers at The Babraham Institute, Paulina Latos and Myriam Hemberger (et al) have recently had a paper published in Nature Communications: Fgf and Esrrb integrate epigenetic and transcriptional networks that regulate self-renewal of trophoblast stem cells.

Read more at: September 2015

September 2015

11 November 2015

Katie Skeffington, a PhD student with Dino Giussani, won best abstract by an in-training person at the 42nd International Meeting of The Fetal and Neonatal Physiological Society held in Vancouver, Canada, August 9 - 13, 2015.