• Past Funding

    Research Fellow Research Project Research Performed at:
    2006-2009 Dr Jenny Epstein Acetylation: A critical factor in maintaining Intestinal inflammation St. Bartholomews & the Royal London Hospital
    2004-2006 Dr Sanjay Lala Acetylation: Show that NoD 2 gene is expressed in Paneth cells Royal Free Hospital, London
    2001-2004 Dr Ronald Bremner The role of Smad7 in inflammatory bowel disease University of Southampton
    2000-2003 Dr Andrew Sawzcenko Epidemiology of growth failure in childhood Crohn’s Disease St. Bartholomew’s Hospital, London
    2000-2001 Dr Kay Dryhurst Growth failure in childhood Crohn’s Disease St. Bartholomew’s Hospital, London
    1997-1999 Dr Robert Heuschkel Enteral Nutrition in inflammatory bowel disease in chidren Royal Free Hospital, London
    1996-1998 Dr Anthony Akobeng The role of glutamine in paediatric Crohn’s disease Booth Hall Children Hospital, Manchester
    1995-1997 Dr John Fell Mucosal healing and reduction in inflammation in response to a polymeric diet in paediatric Crohn’s Disease St.Bartholomew’s/Royal Free Hospitals, London
    1994-1996 Dr Adubaker Elbadri Study in glutamine supplemented elemental diet Royal Free Hospital, London
    1993-1995 Dr Mark Beattie The role of enteral nutrition in the treatment of Crohn’s disease in childhood St. Bartholomew’s Hospital, London
    1991-1993 Dr Egware Odeka Use of an enriched fat (hiolien) in fat utilization studies in patients with Crohn’s Disease Booth Hall Children’s Hospital, Manchester
    1990-1993 Dr Stuart Nicholls Cyclosporin in childhood Crohn’s disease St. Bartholomew’s Hospital, London
    1989-1990 Dr Fauzi Sagher Carbohydrate absorption and oxidation in children with Crohn’s disease Booth Hall Children’s Hospital, Manchester
    1988-1989 Dr Adrian Thomas Use of stable isotopes to studamino-acid in uptake in Crohn’s disease Booth Hall Children’s Hospital, Manchester
    1988-1990 Dr Mark Evans Tissue damage and repair in human colon St. Bartholomew’s Hospital, London
    1985-1986 Dr Lisa Lipson Growth disturbance in children with Crohn’s disease St. Bartholomew’s Hospital, London
    1983-1985 Dr Ian Sanderson The role of an elemental diet in the management of children with Crohn’s disease St. Bartholomew’s Hospital, London
    1981-1983 Dr Sonny Chong Clinical and pathological studies in childhood Crohn’s Disease and Immunomodulatory effects of the properties of panax ginseng St. Bartholomew’s Hospital, London
    1979-1980 Dr John Douglas Define more accurately the precise diagnostic criteria for Crohn’s Disease in children St. Bartholomew’s Hospital, London
    Student Research Project Based at:
    2007-2010 Peter Morrison L-23 and Th17 cells in Helicobacter induced intestinal Inflammation York University
    2006-2009 Nichola Gellately Mucosal dentritic cell function St. Bartholomew’s & The Royal London
    2003-2006 Ida Riciardelli Exploration of how current therapeutic strategies can influence the destiny and function of regulatory lymphocytes Institute of Child Health, London
    2000-2003 Marcus Bachler The possible role of the OX40 as a new treatment for Crohn’s disease Southampton Hospital
    2000-2003 Cassie Davies Quality of Life study Booth Hall Children’s Hospital, Manchester
    1999-2003 Lindsey Edwards Intestinal responses to bacterial components as risk factors for IBD Royal Free Hospital, London
    1995-1997 Natalie Goncalves Development, mechanisms and therapies of the immune gut injury in the IL-2 KO model Paediatric Gastroenterology Laboratory, St. Bartholomew’s Hospital, London
    1994-1996 Lisa Higgins Co-stimulatory molecules involved in the pathogenesis of inflammatory bowel disease St. Bartholomew’s Research Centre, London
    1992-1994 Stuart MacDonald Investigating the mechanisms of intestinal injury in genetically – modified mice lacking the Interleukin-2 St. Bartholomew’s Research Centre, London
    1992-1995 Sylvia Pender (nee Cheng) Extra cellular matrix protein degradation during intestinal damage St. Bartholomew’s Research Centre, London
    1989-1991 Anna Bellhouse A Study on Gamma-delta T cells St. Bartholomew’s Research Centre, London
    1989-1991 Jacqueline Taylor Activated T-cells and their effect on gut inflammation St. Bartholomew’s Research Centre, London
    1986-1988 Louise Forsyth Mechanisms of T-cell mediated damage in human small intestinee St. Bartholomew’s Research Centre, London
    1986-1989 Teresa Monk Mechanisms of T-cell mediated damage in human small intestine St. Bartholomew’s Research Centre, London
    1985-1988 Jo Viney The phenotype and function of intraepithelial lymphocytes St. Bartholomew’s Research Centre, London
    Project Owner Project Description Based at:
    2008-2009 Dr Gamal Mahdi A pilot, feasibility study using Synbiotics on children with IBD University of Aberdeen
    2007-2009 Dr Andrew Barclay Measuring the activity and diversity of the gut flora using Stable Isotope Probing University of Glasgow
    2000-2005 Dr David Casson Setting up the National Register of Paediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease Alder Hey Children’s Hospital, Liverpool
    2000-2002 Dr Keith Lindley Activation of epithelial and endothelial Toll-Like receptors in idiopathic inflammatory bowel disease Institute of Child Health, London
    2000-2001 Dr M J Carter A study of the genetics of Ulcerative Colitis University of Sheffield
    2000-2000 Dr Jo Spencer Repertoire and origin of mucosal IgG in Ulcerative Colitis Guy’s and St. Thomas’s Hospital, London
    1999-2001 Professor Gordon W Stamp The role of trefoil peptides in Crohn’s disease Hammersmith Hospital, London
    1999-1999 Dr Anne Ballinger Inhibition of insulin-like growth factor (IGF-1) mediates growth failure in IDB: single or multiple cytokine effect? St. Bartholomew’s Hospital, London
    1997-1997 Dr Huw Jenkins An in vitro study of the effects of cytokines on osteoblast differentiation and function University Hospital, Cardiff
    1997-1997 Dr Farida Fortune In vivo diagnosis and in vitro analysis of Crohn’s disease in children Guys & St. Thomas’s Hospital, London
    1996-1996 Dr Jo Spencer A study of the contribution of natural antibodies and affinity matured antibodies to the humoral immune system in childhood IBD Guys and St. Thomas’ Hospital, London
    1995-1996 Dr Chris Probert Identification and isolation of pathogenic T-cell clones in Crohn’s disease University of Bristol
    1995-1995 Dr John Gibson A clinical and molecular biological study in aetiology of oral Crohn’s disease and its relationship to gut Crohn’s disease in childhood University of Glasgow Dental School
    1995-1997 Dr Pignatelli Regulation of E-cadherin/catenin expression and functions in Crohn’s disease; a possible mechanism in mucosal regeneration Hammersmith Hospital, London
    1995-1996 Dr D R Mathew Genetic linkage studies in Crohn’s and ulcerative colitis Guys Hospital, London
    1995-1996 Dr Vivien Rolfe The effects of Metronidazole on neutrophil trafficking and pathogenesis of Crohn’s disease in human intestinal biopsies in vitro Gt. Ormond St. Hospital, London
    1995-1995 Dr D R Mathew Genetic linkage studies in Crohn’s and ulcerative colitis Guys Hospital, London
    1995-1995 Dr John Mayberry A young people’s clinic for patients with IBD Leicester General Hospital
    Project Owner Project Description Based at:
    1993-1993 Dr John Mayberry Valid quality of life measure in young people Leicester General Hospital
    1995-1995 Dr Robert Allen The role of antigen-specific induced secretion of cytokines in the immunopathology of IBD Birmingham General Hospital
    1992-1993 Dr Gordon W Stamp Molecular mechanisms of natural intestinal ulcer healing in Crohn’s disease Hammersmith Hospital, London
    1992-1994 Professor Anne Ferguson Juvenile-onset inflammatory bowel disease: audit of delivery and efficacy of hospital-based health care Western General Hospital, London
    1991-1993 Professor John Lennard-Jones Genetic aspects of Crohn’s disease St. Mark’s Hospital, London
    1995-1995 Dr Jo Spencer Molecular studies of the T cell receptor Guy’s and St. Thomas’s Hospital, London
    1990-1991 Dr Peter J Milla Body composition during treatment for Crohn’s disease Gt. Ormond Street Hospital, London
    1989-1991 Professor John Rhodes Anti- tuberculosis chemotherapy trial in Crohn’s disease University of Wales
    1989-1990 Dr Philip Quirke Has mycobacterium paratuberculosis a role in Crohn’s disease? Leeds General Hospital
    1989-1990 Dr Roy Pounder Is Crohn’s disease caused by a chronic persistent viral infection? Vascular injury in Crohn’s disease Royal Free Hospital, London
    1989-1990 Dr John Mayberry An epidemiological study of IBD amongst Jewish people in Great Britain and Ireland and the identification of aetiological factors Nottingham Hospital
    1989-1989 Dr P Pease The nature and distribution of antigens common to bacteria and the lymphocytes from patients with IBD Birmingham General Hospital
    1989-1989 Dr C Ainley A dietary cause of Crohn’s Disease? St. Thomas’ Hospital, London
    1988-1989 Professor R Wright Gene probing in Crohn’s disease Southampton Hospital
    1988-1997 Professor Anne Ferguson Epidemiology, clinical assessment, morbidity and mortality of Scottish children with inflammatory bowel disease Western General Hospital, Edinburgh
    1988-1989 Dr G Bottazzo The regulation of aberrant Class 11 molecule expression in Crohn’s disease and its possible role in the pathogenesis of this condition Middlesex Hospital
    1987-1989 Dr Robert Allen The nature and distribution of antigens common to bacteria and the lymphocytes from patients with IBD Birmingham General Hospital
    1987-1987 Prof. J Polek A study of Peptides Hammersmith Hospital, London
    1986-1987 Dr Robert Dourmashkin Mycrobacterial studies Middlesex Hospital
    1985-1987 Professor Anne Ferguson Study of Chronic Inflammatory Bowel disease in Scottish children (Prevalence, clinical features, nutritional effects) Western General Hospital, Edinburgh
    1984-1984 Part salary for Auxologist To study the growth of children with Crohn’s disease St. Bartholomew’s Hospital, London
    1983-2011 Paediatric Gastroenterology Laboratory Salaries, Equipment and day to day running costs St. Bartholomew’s Hospital & Royal London Hospital, London
    1981-1983 Dr Alan Phillips Salary of David Lewis, Assistant Electron Microscopist Queen Elizabeth Hospital for Children, London