Miss Lydia Kitchen
Research Postgraduate (PhD)
|Research Postgraduate (PhD) in the Department of Biosciences|
Investigating the use of IR1068 light therapy to regulate the inflammatory, immune and thrombotic responses to COVID-19, both in vitro and in vivo, with particular focus on neuroprotection.
Working thesis title: Photobiomodulation approach for COVID-19 treatment in Drosophila melanogaster: validation and mechanism
Natural Sciences BSc in Biology and Chemistry from Durham University (2020).
Final year literature review titled 'The role of brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) in the pathophysiology and treatment of major depressive disorder'
- Neurobiology of mental illnesses
- Viral infection
- Science outreach