STEM

FOR BRITAIN

Exhibition of Posters by early-career research scientists, engineers and mathematicians.

2022

BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES EXHIBITION

Abdulrahman Ghali Alharbi

POTENTIAL ROLE OF THE RECEPTOR FFA4 IN REGULATING PANCREATIC FUNCTION

University of Glasgow

Liam Dickson

USING UNOCCUPIED AIRCRAFT SYSTEMS (UAS) TO REVEAL SEX-SPECIFIC STRATEGIES OF SEA TURTLES FOR INFORMED CONSERVATION ACTION

Queen Mary University of London

Alba Isabel Gonzalez-Garcia

GIVING T CELLS A BOOST: DEFINING THE MOLECULAR CHARACTERISTICS OF IMMUNE-STIMULATORY ANTIBODIES FOR CANCER IMMUNOTHERAPY

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University of Southampton

Sarah Gosling

USING X-RAYS TO UNDERSTAND BREAST CANCER

Cranfield University

Charlotte Heaven

A COMPUTATIONAL MODEL TO HELP UNDERSTAND IMMUNE RESPONSES TO PROTON BEAM THERAPY DURING CANCER TREATMENT

University of Manchester

Thomas Heaven

DEVELOPING GENOMIC RESOURCES FOR POWDERY MILDEW AFFECTING HORTICULTURAL CROPS

NIAB EMR

Jenna Lawson

LISTENING IN ON THE FOREST: THE USE OF BIOACOUSTICS TO PRESERVE RARE AND THREATENED SPECIES

Imperial College London

Claire Laxton

USING AN ARTIFICIAL SIMULATED WOUND INFECTION MODEL TO STUDY PSEUDOMONAS AERUGINOSA NUTRIENT SCAVANGING BY AaaA

University of Nottingham

Kirsty Lindsay

MOVEMENT IS MEDICINE FOR THE SPINE: WHAT SIMULATED SPACEFLIGHT CAN TEACH US ABOUT TREATING LOW BACK PAIN ON EARTH

Northumbria University

Aleksandra Mech

GENETICS OF ADDICTION – IDENTIFICATION OF NOVEL GENETIC VARIANTS ASSOCIATED WITH REWARD MECHANISM IN ZEBRAFISH

Queen Mary University of London

Josephine Moran

TOXIN LEVELS RESPONSIBLE FOR TIPPING POINT IN INFECTIONS BY MAJOR FOODBORNE PATHOGEN LISTERIA MONOCYTOGENES IDENTIFIED BY SINGLE CELL IMAGING APPROACHES

University of Manchester

Abhay Narayan Singh

VCP/p97 SYSTEM: A PROMISING DRUG TARGET FOR IMPROVED RADIOTHERAPY

University of Oxford

Danielle Newby

CAN YOU TEACH OLD DRUGS NEW TRICKS TO PREVENT DEMENTIA?

University of Oxford

Nuru Noor

PREDICTING OUTCOMES FOR CROHN’S DISEASE USING A MOLECULAR BIOMARKER: PROFILE TRIAL

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Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

James O’Keeffe

NOVEL 3D MACHINE VISION INSPIRED BY THE PRAYING MANTIS

Imperial College London

Kimberley Owen

ENGINEERING A NOVEL BACTERIAL POPULATION CONTROL SYSTEM

University College London

Lauren Owens

DEPLETION OF SOLUBLE APP ALPHA AS A TOXIC MECHANISM IN ALZHEIMER’S DISEASE.

Lancaster University

Blanca Perez-Sepulveda

A DIFFERENT TOOLBOX: VIRUSES THAT KILL ANTIBIOTIC-RESISTANT SALMONELLA

University of Liverpool

Alessandra Pinna

INORGANIC NANOPARTICLES FOR TUBERCULOUS MENINGITIS TREATMENT

Imperial College London and Francis Crick institute

Chris Proctor

NOVEL MINIMALLY CROSSLINKED POLYMER AEROGELS FOR THE TREATMENT OF INFECTED CHRONIC WOUNDS

University of Ulster

Sophie Read

TOWARDS YEAR-ROUND PRODUCTION OF UK STRAWBERRIES

University of Reading

Jack Rutter

ENGINEERING BACTERIA TO TARGET CANCER-ASSOCIATED AND ANTIBIOTIC-RESISTANT PATHOGENIC MICROBIAL SPECIES

University College London

Miquel Serna Pascual

HIDDEN DISEASE SIGNS IN THE PATTERN OF BREATHING

King’s College London

Stasa Stankovic

HUMAN GENOMIC INSIGHTS INTO REPRODUCTIVE AGEING AND FERTILITY

University of Exeter

Harley Stevenson-Cocks

MECHANISMS OF ARRHYTHMIA TRIGGERS PREDICTED BY A NOVEL COMPUTATIONAL MODEL OF RAT CARDIAC PHYSIOLOGY

Newcastle University

Hamish Symington

IMPROVING FLOWERS TO HELP FEED THE WORLD

University of Cambridge

Adam Szmul

ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE TO IMPROVE PROTON BEAM THERAPY DELIVERY IN CHILDREN WITH CANCER

University College London

Gareth Thomas

EVALUATION OF POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC HYDROCARBON POLLUTION FROM THE HMS ROYAL OAK SHIPWRECK AND EFFECTS ON SEDIMENT MICROBIAL COMMUNITY STRUCTURE

University of Essex

Guuske Tiktak

GENETIC IDENTIFICATION OF THREATENED HAMMERHEAD SHARKS USING A PAPER-BASED LAB-ON-A-CHIP (LOC)

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Manchester Metropolitan University (MMU)

Samuel Warner

THE NEGATIVE IMPACT OF WARM WINTERS ON UK RAPESEED PRODUCTION.

John Innes Centre

Orla Woodward

CHARACTERISATION OF AN APPETITE-MODULATING NEURONAL POPULATION IN THE MOUSE BRAIN

University of Cambridge