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The TGU team would like to congratulate Tom Chapman, Tobias Schwerd and Athena Cavounidis on their achievements this month!


Tom, a Gastroenterology Clinical Research Fellow undertaking a DPhil in Professor Alison Simmon's lab, has been awarded an Oxford NIHR Biomedical Research Centre Clinical Research Career Development Fellowship


Tobias, a clinical visiting fellow in the Uhlig Group was awarded a Poster Prize 2016 at the 2016 ESPGHAN conference "NOX1 loss-of-function genetic variants in patients with inflammatory bowel disease” as well as a Research prize from the German Society of Paediatric Gastroenterology Hepatology and Nutrition 2016 "Impaired antibacterial autophage links granulomatous intestinal inflammation in Niemann-Pick disease type C1 and XIAP deficiency with NOD2 variants in Crohn's Disease"


Athena, a recent master's student and now the Uhlig Group's Research Assistant, has received the 2016 Thesis Prize of the MSc Integrated Immunology Course