People

Fellows

Dr Natalia Gorenkova (Daphne Jackson Fellow): 'Silk hydrogels for stem cells' 

Technical Expert

Anne Goudie: 'Reverse engineered silk for cell delivery'

MRes/MPhil candidates

Catherine McCrea: 'Silk hydrogels for stem cell delivery'

Simon Tran: 'Silk: an emerging high-tech material for healthcare(Allergan Inc, Irvine, CA, USA and University of Strathclyde)'

PhD candidates

Gemma Egan: 'Silk hydrogels for wound healing'

Suttinee Phuagkhaopong: 'Engineered silk hydrogels for drug & cell delivery to the stroked brain'

John Totten: 'Cellular uptake of nanoparticles'

Thidarat Wongpinyochit: 'Silk nanoparticles and hydrogels for drug delivery applications'

William Brownlee: 'Endocytosis and trafficking of nanomedicines'

 

Visiting Researchers

Georg Böhme: 'Biological performance of reverse engineered silk' (ERASMUS+, State Academy Riesa, Germany)


Alumni

Postdoc
Dr Frankie Vanterpool: 'Deconstructing the bone marrow microenvironment(postdoctoral researcher) Now: 

PhD candidates

Dr Frankie Vanterpool: 'Deconstructing the bone marrow microenvironment(PhD candidate and postdoctoral researcher)
Dr Osama Ibrahim: 'Mesenchymal stem cells for tissue repair(PhD candidate) Now: Taif University, Saudi Arabia
 
Master's
Sebastian Pearce: 'Intracellular concentration and distribution of lipophilic cations (GlaxoSmithKline-University of Strathclyde MPhil/PhD program)' Now: GSK, UK
Sanaa Pasha: Impact of cellulose processing on performance (MSc). Now: Sigma-Aldrich, UK
Raquel Saborano: 'Impact of nanoparticles on cell metabolism' (MRes, University of Aveiro, Portugal, collaborator Dr. Iola Duarte) Now: Marie Curie Research Associate, PhD candidate, (Institute of Cancer and Genomic Sciences, University of Birmingham University
Samuel Huff Gulbert: 'Subcellular fractionation method development to monitor nanomedicine trafficking' (MPhil). Now Merck
Yasir Jarad: 'Peptide culture substrates for mesenchymal stem cells' (MRes) Now: MPharm student University of Strathclyde
Thidarat Wongpinyochit: 'Silk nanopartciles for anticancer drug delivery' Now: PhD candidate Seib lab

Visitors
Jana Solomun: 'Silk for drug delivery' (ERASMUS+, Freie Universität Berlin, Germany) Now: PhD candidate at University of Jena, Germany
Mayank Patel: 'Assessing anticancer nanomedicines (British Council Newton Fund PhD fellow) Now: Senior Research Fellow at Institute of Chemical Technology, Mumbai, India
Regjina Daberdaku: 'Drug delivery using silk biopolymers (ERASMUS+)' Now: Pharmacist at Farmacia Miani di Contin Antonio, Padova, Italy
Andrew Laird: 'Drug delivery using silk biopolymers (Interns@Strath)' Now: The Queen Elizabeth University Hospital Glasgow