Sherrington Talks 2022 Prize Winners
17 June 2022
Awards and Honours EDI Events Simoes Group News Students
The 2022 Sherrington talks were presented by graduate students in their third year of DPhil research study.
Filipa Simões set to advance pro-regeneration heart therapies
1 February 2022
Awards and Honours Research Riley Group News Simoes Group News
Congratulations to Dr Filipa Simões who has been awarded a British Heart Foundation (BHF) Intermediate Basic Science Research Fellowship. She will investigate how immune cells called macrophages facilitate long-lasting heart regeneration in the zebrafish and how this could be harnessed for the human heart.
New target identified for repairing the heart after heart attack
30 January 2020
Publication Research Riley Group News Simoes Group News
An immune cell is shown for the first time to be involved in creating the scar that repairs the heart after damage. The Riley Group study was funded by the British Heart Foundation and led by BHF CRE Intermediate Transition Research Fellow Dr Filipa Simões.
Filipa Simões is one of ten women shortlisted for a Knono Award in honour of International Women's Day
8 March 2019
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The Knomo Award is a platform to celebrate extraordinary and entrepreneurial women. Dr Filipa Simões' nomination reflects her commitment to producing leading research, the hard work she puts into her flourishing career alongside raising a young family, while also finding time for outreach.
Members of our Department are this year's Oxford BHF CRE Day Poster Prize winners
3 December 2018
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Congratulations are in order to Filipa Simões, Nikita Ved and Tonia Thomas for their achievement at the BHF CRE Annual Symposium 2018.