Lunchtime Seminar: Prof Cathy Thornton

Jul 15, 2021


01:00 PM - 02:00 PM

Swansea University's Prof Cathy Thornton is a leading researcher in the area of immunological adaptation in pregnancy. She is also interested in the effect of antenatal determinants on childhood immune health. Her research supports global challenges related to improving maternal and neonatal health outcomes. One of Prof Thornton's core areas of research expertise is in the analysis of blood, and the quest for novel blood-based diagnostics for pregnancy disorders. Prof Thornton is a Director of the LSRNW, and her presentation will be on the subject of "Metabolic insights into immune regulation in pregnancy."