Institute of Child Health

Behavioural and Brain Sciences
30 Guilford Street    
London WC1N 1EH

 

ucl.ac.uk

 

Project leader

 
Prof. David Skuse
 
Phone +44 20 7905 2168
Fax +44 20 7831 7050
E-Mail  

Project staff

 
Ms Irene Lee
 
Phone +44 20 7905 2311
Fax +44 20 7831 7050
E-Mail  

 

Senior researchers

 
Dr. Kevin Mills
Lecturer and Head of Proteomics Unit at UCL Institute of Child Health. Role in the project: Proteomic characterising of iPSC-derived cells and biomarker discovery. Development of high-throughput, targeted mass spectrometry based assays for drug discovery evaluation.
 

 

 
Prof. Simon Heales
Head of the enzyme laboratory at Great Ormond Street Hospital Role in the project: Development of high-throughput, targeted mass spectrometry based assays for drug discovery evaluation.
 

 

 
Dr. Paul Gissen
Senior Wellcome Research Fellow, Consultant in Metabolic Diseases, UCL. Role in the project: (1) Recruitment of patients with neurometabolic diseases; (2) conduct assay development and scale up on iPSC-derived cells in collaboration with UCLb and colleagues at MRC LMCB.
 

Institute presentation


The UCL Institute of Child Health (ICH) which, together with its clinical partner Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children (GOSH), forms the largest concentration of children’s health research in Europe. The inspirational mission of the joint institution is to improve the health and well-being of children, and the adults they will become, through world-class research, education and public engagement.