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Dr Hannah Moody

Postdoctoral Research Associate

Faculty and Department

  • Faculty of Health Sciences
  • Department of Biomedical Sciences

Qualifications

  • BSc (Teesside University)
  • PhD (Hull York Medical School)

Summary

Dr Hannah Moody is a Postdoctoral Research Associate with Biomedical Sciences and the Joint Centre for Cancer Studies, and has been involved in the molecular study of cancer for over 6 years.

Dr Moody read her BSc in Biological Sciences at Teesside University, and went on to complete a PhD in Medical Sciences with HYMS.

Undergraduate

Dr Moody teaches cancer biology to level 6 and level 7 tiers.

Journal Article

MicroRNA-31 regulates chemosensitivity in malignant pleural mesothelioma

Moody, H. L., Lind, M. J., & Maher, S. G. (2017). MicroRNA-31 regulates chemosensitivity in malignant pleural mesothelioma. Molecular Therapy - Nucleic Acids, 8(15 September 2017), 317-329. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.omtn.2017.07.001

Research interests

Her major area of interest is thoracic cancers and the drive to understand why many of these malignancies are resistant to treatment.

Awards and prizes

Allam Lecture Poster Prize

2017

Third prize obtained for research poster in Allam Lecture Series 2017.

Hull York Medical School Postgraduate Researcher of the Year

2016

Young Investigator Award

2016

Young Investigator Award, International Mesothelioma Interest Group, 2016.

EACR Biennial Congress Student Travel Award

2016

1st prize at the 12th International Medical Postgraduate Conference

2015

1st prize at the 12th International Medical Postgraduate Conference, Charles University, Czech Republic; 1st prize awarded from 33 PhD students from 10 European countries.

BACR/CRUK Student Award

2015

Teesside Science Award

2013

Teesside Science Award 2013, for outstanding academic achievement in Biological Sciences.