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Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences

Siobhan Cashman

Research Assistant Professor
Siobhan Cashman

Siobhan Cashman

Research Assistant Professor

Education: 
BSc, Genetics, University of Dublin, Dublin, Ireland 
PhD, Genetics, University of Dublin, Dublin, Ireland 
Research synopsis: 

Age related macular degeneration (AMD) is a complex disease and as yet there are few models available for the development of novel therapies for this disease. Hence, I am developing novel models of age related macular degeneration through over-expression of complement activators such as C3 or complement inhibitors such as Factor H.