Groups Collaborating with the Riley Research Group
Within Oxford University:
- Professor Roger Patient (Weatherall Institute of Molecular Medicine). Zebrafish heart development and regeneration.
- Professor Angela Russell (Department of Chemistry). Small molecule screening and target drug development in human epicardial cells.
- Professor Tatjana Sauka-Spengler (Weatherall Institute of Molecular Medicine). i) Genome-wide approaches to profile epicardial heterogeneity in zebrafish developing larvae and adult heart regeneration. ii) Molecular profiling of macrophages during zebrafish heart regeneration and scar formation.
- Professor Shankar Srinivas (Department of Physiology, Anatomy and Genetics). Investigating the onset of cardiomyocyte Ca2+ handling and contractility in the early embryonic heart.
- Professor Jurgen Schneider (Radcliffe Department of Medicine). MRI of regenerating zebrafish and neonatal mouse models.
- Professor Matthew Freeman (Dunn School of Pathology). Role of TNFa/iRhom2 and inflammation in cardiac wound repair.
- Professors Robin Choudhury (Radcliffe Department of Medicine) and Professor David Greaves (Dunn School of Pathology). Role of macrophages in cardiovascular regeneration and fibrosis.
- Professor David Jackson (Weatherall Institute of Molecular Medicine). The role of Lyve-1 in cardiac lymphatic vessel trafficking of immune cells following injury.
- Professor Paul Winyard and Dr David Long (UCL-Institute of Child Health). Role of Tb4 in kidney development and disease.
- Professor Paul Martin and Dr Beck Richardson (University of Bristol). Wound healing and inflammation in the regenerating zebrafish heart.
- Dr Sanjay Sinha (University of Cambridge). Human epicardial development and lineage heterogeity.
- Professor Andrew Baker (University of Edinburgh). Modelling human lymphatic endothelial cell development.
- Professor Wolframm Zimmerman (University Medical Center Göttingen; Leducq TNE). Epicardial exosome signaling and myocardial regeneration.