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Medical Research Council titled: OPTIMAT (Co-Investigator)

Project: Research Collaboration with external organisation

Effective start/end date1/01/19 → …
Period1/01/19 → …


POPulaTion-level Imaging, genomic and phenotypic analyses to determine how bone Marrow AdiposiTy impacts human health. The project involves development of new machine learning techniques on Imaging, Genomic and Clinical data from the UK BioBank database, to quantify and statistically how assess bone Marrow Adipose tissue affects human healthy and hence, various subjects and diseases. Full amount £ 677.094, PI: Dr William Cawthorn, starting June 2019 (grant associate and main researcher in developing image, data analysis and machine learning techniques)