Replication of damaged DNA - relation to human health

Lead Research Organisation: University of Sussex
Department Name: Unlisted

Abstract

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Publications

10 25 50
 
Description Research Grant
Amount £2,000,000 (GBP)
Organisation Medical Research Council (MRC) 
Sector Academic/University
Country United Kingdom
Start 10/2006 
End 09/2011
 
Title Antibodies 
Description Antobodies against human DNA polymerases 
Type Of Material Antibody 
Year Produced 2006 
Provided To Others? Yes  
Impact Used in several publications 
 
Title Cell lines 
Description Cell lines expressing tagged polymerases 
Type Of Material Cell line 
Year Produced 2006 
Provided To Others? Yes  
Impact Used in several publications 
 
Description XPA patient 
Organisation Charing Cross Hospital
Department Department of Dermatology
Country United Kingdom 
Sector Hospitals 
PI Contribution Cellular analysis of DNA repair defect, molecular analysis of defect and writing paper
Collaborator Contribution Description of patient, supply of material, writing part of paper
Impact Publication - Sidwell et al Dermatology, histopathology, cell biology
Start Year 2006
 
Description Several lay events 
Form Of Engagement Activity A formal working group, expert panel or dialogue
Part Of Official Scheme? No
Type Of Presentation Keynote/Invited Speaker
Geographic Reach Local
Primary Audience Public/other audiences
Results and Impact Univ Town and gown Brighton Museum

Positive feedback
Year(s) Of Engagement Activity 2006
 
Description TV programmes about particular disorder 
Form Of Engagement Activity A talk or presentation
Part Of Official Scheme? No
Primary Audience Public/other audiences
Results and Impact Contributed to two or three TV programmes

Increased awareness of disorder
Year(s) Of Engagement Activity 2006
 
Description Talks to Schools 
Form Of Engagement Activity A talk or presentation
Part Of Official Scheme? No
Primary Audience Schools
Results and Impact Talked about research to schools

Increased awareness
Year(s) Of Engagement Activity 2006