Expert Biography

I undertook a Batchelors degree in Biochemistry followed by a PhD in Neuroscience at UCL. I am now a post-doctoral research scientist in Neuroscience at UCL working on degenerative diseases. I have completed a research project on inclusion body myositis- a muscle wasting disease that affects older people. It is the most common inflammatory myopathy and currently has no treatment. I then moved onto working in motor neuron disease and frontotemporal dementia, running a pre-clinical trial of a novel drug which was key to taking the drug to human trials.

As well as a scientist I am also a mum to two wonderful kids.

Neuroscience, dementia, ALS, cell biology

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  • Neuroscience, dementia, ALS, cell biology