Bioscience for Health

Developing Novel Mechanisms to reduce Inflammation in Aging (Inflamm-aging)

Supervisors: Dr Mohini Gray, Prof Mark Bradley

Project description:

Inflammation is a major factor in many conditions that are more prevalent in older people, including cardiovascular disease, arthritis and Alzheimers disease. Chronic inflammation accelerates the degeneration of major organs and hastens death (Chung et al., 2009).