Project Description

Name: Adrienne Gorman
Current position and address:
Lecturer
Apoptosis Research Centre
Bioscience Research Building
Newcastle Road, Dangan
NUI Galway
Contact email: adrienne.gorman@nuigalway.ie

Background Career Information:

BAMod Biochemistry Trinity College Dublin
PhD Biochemistry Trinity College Dublin
Marie Curie Post-doctoral research fellow, University of St Andrews, Scotland
Post-doctoral researcher, University College Cork, Ireland
Post-doctoral research fellow, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm Sweden
Lecturer, NUI Galway

Research Interests:

Mechanisms of pro-survival signalling
Mechanisms of nerve growth factor signalling in cell death and survival
Heat shock proteins
Unfolded protein response
Proteostasis
Neurotrophins