Miss Emily Mort BSc MRes

University position

PhD student
Supervised by Prof Abigail Fowden Dr Emily Camm

Miss Emily Mort BSc MRes is pleased to consider applications from prospective PhD students.

Departments

Department of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience

Email

ejm205@cam.ac.uk

Home page

https://www.pdn.cam.ac.uk/

Research Theme

Developmental Neuroscience

Interests

The field of Developmental Origins of Health and Disease has shown that in utero environment can have long lasting consequences for offsrping health. More recent work has shown that maternal obesity can cause changes to the neurodevelopment of offspring. My research is looking into how maternal obesity influences offspring brain development and behaviour using techniques including immunohistochemistry to analyses adut offspring brain tissue.

Research Focus

Keywords

None specified

Clinical conditions

No direct clinical relevance

Obesity

Equipment

Behavioural analysis

Immunohistochemistry

Microscopy

Collaborators

No collaborators listed

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