February 26, 2020

Ph.D. Scholarship Available in Translational Stroke Research

Closing Date: 10 April 2020

PhD Scholarship

A PhD scholarship is available for a student to undertake a research project in the translational stroke research laboratory at the University of Newcastle (UoN), Aust...

The forthcoming 9th Annual UK & Ireland Early Career Blood Brain Barrier Symposium will be held at Open University, Milton Keynes on Friday the 22nd of November 2019. This meeting provides an opportunity for early career researchers to present their research on the bar...

The forthcoming BBB Symposium will be hosted by the

University of Oxford on Friday the 30th of November 2018. 

The meeting flyer is available as a download.

This meeting will provide a unique platform for early career BBB

researchers to present their newest find...

Postdoctoral Research Associate 

University of Liverpool - Faculty of Health and Life Sciences - Institute of Translational Medicine


Salary:£33,518 per annum. Grade 7

Hours:Full Time

Contract Type:Fixed-Term/Contract

Placed on:6th December 2017

Closes:4th J...

This meeting will provide a unique platform for early career BBB researchers to present their newest findings in both presentation and poster format.

Initial details of the forthcoming BBB Symposium 2017 have been confirmed as follows:

Hosted by: Professor Geoff Pilkin...

September 28, 2016

Dear Colleagues

 We are pleased to invite you to Dublin on the 25th November 2016 to participate in the 6th annual UK & Ireland Early BBB symposium which will take place in the Genetics Department at Trinity College Dublin (http://www.bbbsymposium.com).


Thank you for everyone that voted for the location of the 2016 meeting of the UK & Ireland Early Career Blood-Brain Barrier society. The symposium will be held in Dublin at Trinity College on the 25th November. The symposium will be hosted by Dr Matthew Campbell who is...

Biological drugs over the last decade or so have revolutionised treatment options for a number of diseases. This revolution in treatments means that for new molecular entities that are licensed for use in humans in one given year, over 50% are now biological drugs. How...

Understanding of the blood-brain barrier (BBB) and the impact of neuropathology on its function, is greatly facilitated by the use of in vitro models. Systems that model this highly specialised tissue with great accuracy have so far proved elusive.


Endothelial cells of...

Research in BtRAIN (www.btrain-2020.eu) is dedicated to create and disseminate unique knowledge on the vertebrate brain barrier signature genes and their specific role in regulating brain barrier function in development, health, ageing and disease. BtRAIN will train a...

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Dr Asma Bashir

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

UK Dementia Research Institute

The University of Edinburgh


Email: asma.bashir@ed.ac.uk

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