Collaborations

UHI Honorary Staff

  • Prof Stephen Leslie – Honorary Reader and Consultant Cardiologist, Raigmore Hospital: Endocannabinoids and free radicals in cardiology.

 UK academic collaborations:

Scottish Crop Research Institute

  • Dr Derek Stewart - Health benefits of soft fruit extracts

The Robert Gordon University

  • Prof Cherry Wainwright - Endocannabinoids and vascular function

University of Aberdeen

  • Dr Gary Small: Cardiology - Nitrite in cardiac rehabilitation
  • Dr Roy Soiza – Nitrite and geriatric vascular halth
  • Dr Gerald Lobely: Rowett Institute - Oats in diabetes
  • Dr Gary Duthie: Rowett Institute - Oats in diabetes
  • Dr Isobel Ford - Health benefits of soft fruit extracts
  • Prof Nuala Booth - AGE-mediated oxidative stress and inflammation in diabetes
  • Prof David St Clair - Autoimmune mechanism of schizophrenia
  • Prof Duncan Shaw - Genetic studies in diabetes and schizophrenia

University of Edinburgh

  • Prof Nick Bateman: Toxicology - N-acetylcysteine in contrast-induced nephropathy
  • Prof Ken Donaldson: Centre for Inflammation Research - Nanotoxicology
  • Prof David Newby: Centre for Cardiovascular Science - Pollution and cardiovascular health
  • Prof Adriano Rossi: Centre for Inflammation Research - Inflammation in cardiovascular disease and diabetes

University of St Andrews

  • Prof Russell Morris: Chemistry - High capacity gas storage materials for health applications

European collaborations

Turin University

  • Prof Alberto Gasco: Medicinal Chemistry - Nitric oxide hybrid drugs for diabetes and cardiovascular disease

US collaborations

The University of Rochester

  • Dr Irfan Rahman - Antioxidant effects of curcumin in diabetes

The University of California (Santa Barbara)

  • Prof Peter Ford - Quantum dot technology for cardiovascular and cancer therapeutics

 China collaborations

Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences and Peking Union Medical College

  • Prof Qi Xu - Immunogenetic mechanism of schizophrenia and diabetes

Jilin University

  • Prof Jian Wu - Genetic mechanism of ischemic stroke