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Michael Rera UMR8256, Sorbonne Université/CNRS, Paris
1 protocol

Mirre Simons Bateson Centre, University of Sheffield, UK, UK,
1 protocol

Andrew McCracken Bateson Centre, University of Sheffield, UK, UK,
1 protocol

Raquel Martins Department of Oncology & Metabolism, University of Sheffield, UK, UK,
1 protocol

Catarina MDO Henriques
  • Sir. Henry Dale Research Fellow (PI), Department of Oncology & Metabolism, University of Sheffield, UK, UK,
Research focus
  • Cell biology
  • We are all ageing, and with age come disease. Why does this happen? Why do our tissues stop healing properly? Our lab uses zebrafish as a model to try and answer these questions.

    Our ultimate aim is to identify therapeutic targets that can be used to incentivate tissue rejuvenation and ameliorate multiple diseases of ageing.
  • 1 Author merit

Education

PhD, University of Lisbon, Portugal, 2010

Lab information

Catarina M. Henriques lab: Tissue Repair and Immunity in Ageing (TRIA)
http://cmhenriques-lab.weebly.com/

1 Protocol published
How to Catch a Smurf? – Ageing and Beyond…
In vivo Assessment of Intestinal Permeability in Multiple Model Organisms

The Smurf Assay (SA) was initially developed in the model organism Drosophila melanogaster where a dramatic increase of intestinal permeability has been shown to occur during aging (Rera et al., 2011). We have since validated the ...