The Preston lab celebrated Roger's hard work paying off in the form of a new grant with a delicious Sacher torte. Further information about the grant will be updated on our Funding page when it becomes available. Congratulations Roger!
We are delighted to announce that Mark Hughes has received the HAI Novartis Fellowship Award. This award is sponsored by Novartis and is open to postdoctoral researchers, early career scientists, and clinical scientists. The €10,000 prize can be used for basic or clinical research in a haematology-related field and the recipient presents his or her … Continue reading Mark Hughes receives HAI Novartis Fellowship
On October 4th, the 2018-2019 Research Forum for the Irish Centre for Vascular Biology kicked off with presentations by Aisling Rehill and Sean McCluskey from the Preston lab. This year has a great line up of invited speakers from institutions in the greater Dublin area and postdocs and PhD students from labs here at RCSI. … Continue reading Preston Lab Presents at ICVB Research Forum 2018-2019 Launch
This year the Preston lab was represented at the annual general meeting of the Haematology Association of Ireland in Cork by Sean McCluskey and Aisling Rehill. Both were selected for oral presentations and discussed their work on fibrinolysis and the role of inflammation in activated protein C signalling. A prize is given for the best … Continue reading Preston Lab Presentations at Haematology Association of Ireland AGM 2018
On August 16th, the entire Preston lab enjoyed an off campus scientific retreat followed by a group social outing. The morning consisted of presentations by all of the lab members. The PhD students did practice presentations for their yearly mini viva talks, all of which were very good. The postdocs did shorter talks on their major … Continue reading Preston Lab Retreat & Day Out
Preston lab alumna Eimear Gleeson (second from right) has received one of the 2018 JTH Editors' Awards at the ISTH SSC held here in Dublin. The award is given to the first author under age 36 (at the time of submission) for the best publications in JTH that year, with approximately five awards being given … Continue reading Eimear Gleeson Receives 2018 JTH Editors’ Award
A new postdoc has joined the Preston lab! Mark comes to the lab from Trinity College Dublin where he completed his PhD in Biochemistry with Professor Luke O'Neill. He successfully completed his viva on May 17th, a couple months after he started with the Preston group. The addition of Mark brings the total number of postdocs … Continue reading Mark Hughes joins the Preston Lab