Case study: Professor Felicity Gavins

Royal Society Wolfson Fellow 2019 - 2024
Professor of Pharmacology, Brunel University London
Targeting Formyl Peptide Receptors to Promote Resolution Following Cerebral Ischaemia Reperfusion Injury in Sickle Cell Disease

Professor Felicity Gavins's research aims to reduce inflammation in the brain following a stroke, in order to limit cell death and contribute towards an improved recovery for the brain. Felicity investigates a receptor found on certain immune cells as a target for resolving inflammation.