Balmus Laboratory

Annabel Curle




PhD Student - Balmus Laboratory - UK Dementia Research Institute, University of Cambridge, UK

BSc (Hons) Biomedical Sciences with Industrial/Professional Experience -The University of Manchester, UK.

Howell’s School, Llandaff, Cardiff

Research interest

After being awarded a fellowship by the Cambridge Trust via the Masonic Charitable Foundation Cambridge Scholarship Anna will join Balmus Lab in October 2019.

Anna is interested in understanding the links between genomic instability and senescence associated secretory phenotype (SASP) in the mature brain and its implication for Alzheimer’s Disease.

Anna is also interested on discovering novel therapeutic targets for the deleterious effect of PARK7 mutations in Parkinson Disease.

Selected publications

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RNA  interference  therapy  for  autosomal  dominant  osteopetrosis  type  2.  Towards the preclinical development. Full text

Maurizi, A., Capulli, M., Patel, R., Curle, A., Rucci, N. & Teti, A. (2018) Bone 110: 343-354

Extra-skeletal manifestations in mice affected by Clcn7-dependent Autosomal Dominant Osteopetrosis Type 2. Clinical and therapeutic implications.

Capulli, M., Maurizi, A., Curle, A., Patel, R., Ucci, A., Alves Cortes, J., Oxford, H., Lamande, S.R., Bateman, J.F., Rucci, N. & Teti. (2019) Nature Bone Research (in press)