Lab exposure on HGTV


Thanks to the efforts of my wife, we made an appearance on the HGTV show House Hunters International, telling the story of our move to Liverpool. Great fun to shoot over an intense… Continue reading

They grow up so fast


Valentina Iorio was in action today presenting her poster as part of the UofL 2nd year poster day. Cool event, beside all the posters from health and life sciences people were the other faculties.… Continue reading

St Paul’s Eye Unit and DEVS awarded freedom of the city


Last week (16-18th March 2015) St. Paul’s Eye Unit was admitted to the Freedom Roll of Associations and Institutions of The City of Liverpool in recognition of its service to the city (and… Continue reading

Year in review


I’m not very good at keeping up to date with these blog posts, but with Christmas approaching and most of my team finished or finishing up for the holidays I suddenly have less… Continue reading

British Skin Foundation Studentship Available in Hamill Lab


See below for details; PhD Studentship: Dissecting the Role of LaNts and their Receptors in Epidermal Wound Healing and Squamous Cell Carcinoma. Stipend: £13,863 pa Institute of Ageing and Chronic Disease, Department of… Continue reading

BBSRC Grant Funded!


My first post and its big news! The Biotechnology and Bioscience Research Council have decided to fund my application “Characterisation of LaNt regulation of basement membrane organisation in wound repair and angiogenesis.” Exciting… Continue reading



Ever wonder what the background of the blog is? It’s a recently closed skin wound. Stained for alpha6 integrin (magenta), the matrix protein fibronectin (green) and nuclei stained with DAPI (blue) I’m posting… Continue reading

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