skip to content

BHF Oxbridge Centre of Regenerative Medicine awarded three 3-year Postdoctoral Research Fellowships based in Cambridge (2017-2021). The fellowships were collaborative with several sites and resources allocated for regular meetings. In addition to the Cambridge PostDoc Fellowships there are others based in Oxford, Manchester and Bristol HERE

Name Location Supervisors Title
Dr Maria Colzani Cambridge Dr Sanjay Sinha  Is working towards the generation of a engineered cardiac patch for the repair of the myocardium after infarction.
Dr Natalia Davidenko Cambridge Dr Sanjay Sinha Scaffolds for tissue engineering
Dr Vincent Knight-Schrijver Cambridge Dr Sanjay Sinha Stem cell models of cardiac tissues for regenerative medicine, the epicardium and the myocardium.
Dr Şebnem Öç Cambridge Dr Helle Jorgensen Vascular smooth muscle cell diversity

BHF Oxbridge Centre of Regenerative Medicine awarded two 3-year Postdoctoral Research Fellowships (2014-2017). The fellowships were collaborative with joint supervision between two sites and resources allocated for regular meetings. 

Name Location Supervisors Title
Dr Laure Gambardella Cambridge Dr Sanjay Sinha & Prof Paul Riley Human epicardial development: a molecular analysis of clinically relevant subcompartments (Theme 2)
Dr Mukesh Lalwani Oxford Prof Roger Patient & Dr Helle Jørgensen Pathways activating cardiac progenitor potential and proliferation during zebrafish heart regeneration (Theme 1)

Cambridge Cardiovascular logo - transparent

We connect cardiovascular researchers in Cambridge and beyond.

For inquiries about our research, please contact Dr Jane Sugars

For enquiries about our website or joining Cambridge Cardiovascular, please contact Denise Hatherly

Find us on LinkedIn


Follow us on X

Please follow us here on X for local news about research, events, funding calls, and open positions.

You must be logged into X to see our feed here:

Our Newsletter

Click on the image below for previous Newsletters and for our Email sign up form


Find us on YouTube