HART Research Groups

A list of the current PI-led Research Groups within the HART research theme.

Theme lead

Name Area of Expertise
Prof David Webb Hypertension, chronic kidney disease, cardiovascular risk management

Principal Investigators

Name Area of Expertise
Prof Matthew Bailey (Deputy Theme Lead) Renal physiology, hypertension and renal disfunction
Dr Laura Denby (ECR Theme Lead) Non-coding RNA regulation of injury and repair processes within the kidney and cardiovascular system
Prof John Mullins Molecular genetics, kidney physiology, blood pressure regulation, in vitro models
Dr James Dear Markers and treatments for drug toxicity
Dr Bryan Conway Pathogenesis of diabetic nephropathy
Dr Neeraj (Bean) Dhaun Chronic kidney disease


Name Area of Expertise
Dr Robert Hunter RNA signalling in kidney disease
Dr Ruth Morgan  Metabolism of stress hormones in horses, humans, mice