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    • The role of decidual mesenchymal stem/stromal cell ageing in labour 

      Wijaya, Joan Christie (2019)
      Ageing and parturition share many common pathways, but whether these two processes are associated, or even dependent on each other, is poorly understood. This study focuses on the decidua, where there is evidence that ...
    • Midpregnancy prediction of preeclampsia 

      Black, Carin Letitia (2018)
      AIM: Placental biomarkers soluble Fms-like tyrosine kinase-1 (sFlt1) and placental growth factor (PlGF), when tested at midpregnancy, may predict preeclampsia. This thesis investigates testing PlGF and the sFlt1/PlGF ratio ...
    • The response of normal tissues to synchrotron microbeam radiotherapy 

      Ventura, Jessica Audrey (2019)
      This thesis presents multidisciplinary and collaborative research aimed at translating microbeam radiation therapy (MRT) to clinical trials. MRT is a novel pre-clinical synchrotron-based radiation therapy modality that is ...