• 70 Cowcaddens Road, Glasgow Caledonian University

    G4 0BA Glasgow

    United Kingdom

Accepting PhD Students

PhD projects

No internal projects available at this time

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1995 …2024

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Research interests

Current funding and consulting/contract research interests:

Food Standards Agency FS307033 Optimising extraction and RT-Qpcr based detection of hepatitis E virus (HEV) from pork meat and products (HEV DETECT) 2020-2022

Food Standards Agency FS301062 Thermal Death Model for Hepatitis E virus (HEVTIMS) 2019-2021

Contract research with MVD Diagnostics Ltd investigating diagnostics for bovine TB and JSRV.

Contract research with Xenotherapeutics Ltd addressing safety in the first approved human clinical trials of viable porcine skin to treat burns. https://www.xenotherapeutics.com/


Previous funding and consulting/contract research interests:

XENOISLET 2013-2017 www.xenoislet.eu

XENOME 2013-2016 www.xenome.eu

TRIAD 2011-2014 www.TRIAD.eu

Scientific Protein Laboratories LLC

Xenothera (INSERM)

British Meat Processors Association



Current staff:

Sophie Smyth (Research Assistant)

Dima Semaan (PDRA)

Susan Bennet (PhD student in conjunction with NHSGGC)





Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
  • SDG 9 - Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure

External positions

Innovation Board member UKFSN, Quadram Institute

1 Jun 2022 → …

Working group on HEV (ISO/TC 34/SC 9 WG 31), British Standards Institution

Dec 2021 → …

Advisory Committee on Microbiological Safety in Food (ACMSF)

May 2021May 2024

Springboard Deputy Champion, Academy of Medical Sciences

2021 → …

Executive board associate member , Scottish Universities Life Sciences Alliance

2018 → …

Safety Review Commitee, XenoTherapeutics Foundation

2018 → …


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