Research opportunities range from the molecular level, to the cellular level, to investigation of the whole body. The department is currently involved in co-operative research with departments in England, France, Germany and Italy.

Research Interests include:

* Control of preimplantation embryo growth and development.
* Mechanisms regulating ovulation.
* Signalling systems involved in the control of cell differentiation.
* Neuropharmacology and neurotoxicology of the polyamines
* pathophysiology of stroke and Parkinson's disease
* neurodevelopment in vitro models


Research Support

This research has been supported by European Union, Wellcome Trust and national funding agencies and industry.