Brain and Mental Health Research
Brain and Mental Health Research
Brain & Mental Health

Award for Research Excellence - Frances Kay-Lambkin
HMRI Award for Research Excellence

Cancer Research
Cancer Research
Cancer

Award for Early Career Research - Stephen Smith
HMRI Award for Early Career Research

Cardiovascular Research
Cardiovascular Research
Cardiovascular

How intracardiac blood flow patterns determine the development of preterm heart
Project Grant
Description:

The heart is a complex structure designed to help pump blood efficiently around the body. While much is known about how the heart contracts and changes shape, limited attention has been paid to the properties of the blood flowing inside the cardiac chambers.

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Pregnancy & Reproduction Research
Pregnancy & Reproduction Research
Pregnancy & Reproduction

Counting the carbohydrate, fat and protein: An insulin dosing app to improve blood glucose levels in Type 1 Diabetes in children and adolescents using insulin pump therapy
Project Grant
Researchers:
Description:

Type 1 Diabetes is associated with a significant, on-going health care burden for the individual and the community.  While insulin pump therapy will tailor the insulin dose and delivery accordingly, insulin dosing for carbohydrate, fat and protein is significantly more complicated than determining the insulin dose for carbohydrate alone.

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Public Health Research
Public Health Research
Public Health

Award for Mid Career Research - Luke Wolfenden
HMRI Award for Mid Career Research

Viruses, Infections / Immunity, Vaccines & Asthma
Viruses, Infections / Immunity, Vaccines & Asthma
Viruses, Infections / Immunity, Vaccines & Asthma

Identifying the food trigger for Eosinophilic Oesophagitis
Project Grant
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Description:

Eosinophilic Oesophagitis in childhood is associated with chronic heartburn, nausea, vomiting, dysphagia, failure to thrive, food getting stuck in the oesophagus and can result in permanent scarring of the oesophagus. Delays in diagnosis and treatment failure is not uncommon. There is no cure, and no predictor for treatment response has been identified.

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Repurposing emerging immunotherapies to treat antibiotic resistant urinary tract infections in children
Project Grant
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Description:

Urinary tract infections are a common cause of bacterial infection, mostly affecting females. These infections can cause long-term damage to the urinary tract, especially when they occur in children.

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