Neuroscience at Nottingham

William Dunn

Director, BMedSci. Designated Individual, HTA Research Licence., Faculty of Medicine & Health Sciences


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    Queen's Medical Centre
    NG7 2UH
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Teaching Summary

Director, BMedSci

Research Summary


  • The structure and function of human blood vessels in health and disease.
  • Endothelial function in normal pregnancy and in pregnancies complicated by pre-eclampsia.
  • Autonomic neurotransmission in small arteries.
  • Impact of perivascular fat on vascular function


  • Pressure myography.
  • Sharp microelectrode recordings of membrane potential.
  • Continuous amperometry for real-time monitoring of noradrenaline release from sympathetic nerves.
  • Light and electron microscopy.

Selected Publications

Future Research

Cardiovascular science, pre-eclampsia, hypertension, sympathetic neurotransmission.

Neuroscience at Nottingham

The University of Nottingham
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Nottingham, postcode

telephone: +44 (0) 115 XXX XXXX