University of Glasgow - UGLAS

Short Description of the institution and deartment

University of Glasgow (established in 1451) is the largest university in Scotland with 16000 undergraduate and 4000 postgraduate students.  The Faculties of Biomedical and Life Sciences and Medicine support a Cardiovascular Research Centre in Glasgow where clinicians and scientists collaborate over a broad range of topics related to cardiovascular disease.

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Contribution to the project

Lead WP4 concerning changes in the electrophysiology of the heart that preceded arrhythmic death. Contribute to WP3, WP4, WP6 and WP12 concerning the use of novel optical techniques to examine cardiac electrophysiology. Providing the material and technology associated with a large-scale cardiac therapeutic drug screening and developmental assay. Godfrey Smith holds the patent (see below) and will licence the technique to Endotherm.


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