Research Grants

With lead investigator at Aberdeen based in the Arthritis and Regenerative Medicine laboratory

Extra-cellular vesicles for cartilage repair and prevention of osteoarthritis

Wellcome Trust (ISSF)

2018-2019

 

Characterisation of the cell surface receptome of adult joint morphogenic cells

Tenovus Scotland

2018-2020

 

Unlocking the Joint Morphogenetic Code in Mesenchymal Stem Cells from Human Synovium
Arthritis Research UK
2018-2021

 

The role of joint fat in osteoarthritis
NHS Research Endowment Trust
2017-2018

Centre of Excellence in Tissue Engineering (renewal)
Arthritis Research UK
2016-2021

Investigating mesenchymal stem cells in joint health and disease
Arthritis Research UK
2016-2021

Investigating Yap as a Novel Therapeutic Target for Rheumatoid Arthritis
Medical Research Council
2015-2018

TargetCaRe – Targeting Cartilage Regeneration in joint and intervertebral disc diseases
EU Marie Curie ITN
2015-2019

SMART STEP – Stepwise Translational Pathway for Smart Material Cell Therapy
Medical Research Council / Arthritis Research UK (UK Regenerative Medicine Platform II Systems-focussed Programme)
2014-2018

Does mesenchymal stem cell-mediated synovial hyperplasia after traumatic joint surface injury affect the development of secondary osteoarthritis?
Wellcome Trust / STMTI
2014-2017

Intra-articular delivery of viral vectors for cell tracking and gene modulation studies in models of joint diseases
NHS Research Endowment Trust
2014-2015

Investigating Yap as a potential novel therapeutic target for rheumatoid arthritis
Tenovus Scotland
2014-2015

Understanding the Ontogeny of Mesenchymal Stem Cells in the Joint to Develop Tools to Study Osteoarthritis
Arthritis Research UK
2013-2016

Understanding the relationship between the synovial fibroblast and the mesenchymal stem cell in rheumatoid arthritis
Arthritis Research UK
2012-2018

Centre of Excellence in Tissue Engineering
Arthritis Research UK
2011-2016

Understanding joint stem cell niches to prevent osteoarthritis
Arthritis Research UK
2010-2015

Innovative cell-based technologies for bone regeneration (REGENBONE)
Technology Strategy Board/EPSRC
2009-2013

In vivo identification and characterization of synovial membrane mesenchymal stem cells
Medical Research Council
2005-2010