Source BioScience Announces Appointment to the Board
News Jul 03, 2014
Pam is a Chartered Mechanical Engineer and Fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering with over 30 years’ experience in the manufacturing and engineering industries. She has significant experience in senior leadership roles across a broad spectrum of companies and other organisations including Chesterfield Royal Foundation Trust Hospital and Sheffield Hallam University. Pam was the first woman to be elected as President of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers and as Master of the Company of Cutlers in Hallamshire.
Scientists from the UNC School of Medicine discovered that the anti-inflammatory protein NLRP12 normally helps protect mice against obesity and insulin resistance when they are fed a high-fat diet. The researchers also reported that the NLRP12 gene is underactive in people who are obese, making it a potential therapeutic target for treating obesity and diabetes.READ MORE