Dr. Renata Gomes

Dr. Renata Gomes

Education


2002-2007 Forensic Medicine and Forensic Sciences Degree
University of Bradford, Bradford, UK
2007-2008 Post-graduate Research training
in Cardiovascular Biochemistry and Medicine
University College London, London, UK
2008-2012 International PhD
on Cardiovascular Regeneration & Nanotechnology
University of Coimbra in association with the University of Oxford
Oxford, UK

 

Present Appointment

Present Appointment


2012- Research Associate
Cardiovascular Division, King’s College London, London, UK

 

Awards & Prizes

Awards & Prizes


2012 Science Technology and Engineering for Britain Award
2011 Mending Broken Hearts, British Heart Foundation

 

Registered patents


2011 Lino Ferreira, Renata Gomes, Ricardo Neves
“Nanoparticles and uses thereof”. EPA 11398008.0

 

Publications


1 Gomes RS, Skroblin P, Munster AB, Tomlins H, Langley SR, Zampetaki A, Yin X, Wardle FC, Mayr M. "Young at heart": Regenerative potential linked to immature cardiac phenotypes. J Mol Cell Cardiol. 2016 92 : 105-108. [Full Text] [PubMed] [DOI]

2 Zampetaki A, Attia RQ, Mayr U, Gomes RS, Phinikaridou A, Yin X, Langley S, Willeit P, Lu R, Fanshawe B, Fava M, Barallobre-Barreiro J, Molenaar C, So PW, Abbas A, Jahangiri M, Waltham M, Botnar R, Smith A, Mayr M. Role of miR-195 in Aortic Aneurysmal Disease. Circ Res. 2014 115 : 857-866. [Full Text] [PubMed] [DOI]

3 Carr CA, Stuckey DJ, Tan JJ, Tan SC, Gomes RS, Camelliti P, Messina E, Giacomello A, Ellison GM, Clarke K. Cardiosphere-derived cells improve function in the infarcted rat heart for at least 16 weeks - an MRI study. PLoS One. 2011 6 : e25669. [PubMed] [DOI]

4 Ferreira L, Pedroso DC, Vazo H, Gomes RS. Stem cell-based therapies for heart regeneration: what did the bench teach us?. Cardiovasc Hematol Disord Drug Targets. 2010 10 : 173-185. [PubMed] [DOI]