Dr. Erin Sullivan

Dr. Erin Sullivan

IRC Enterprise Partnership Scheme Fellow, Research Dietitian (Oncology), Clinical Nutrition + Oncology Research Group, University College Cork

Erin Stella Sullivan is a Registered Dietitian at the Clinical Nutrition & Oncology Research Group, in the School of Food & Nutritional Sciences, University College Cork. In 2020, she completed her PhD entitled “Malnutrition & Altered Body Composition in Oncology: Prevalence, Aetiology, Consequences & Potential Therapies”, during which she worked closely with IrSPEN to conduct national survey of cancer patients’ experience of nutritional care. She is a member of the IrSPEN Working Group on Cancer and the EU Thematic Network on Integrated Nutrition Care in Cancer. In 2021, under the mentorship of Dr. Aoife Ryan, Erin was awarded an Enterprise Partnership Scheme Postdoctoral Fellowship by the Irish Research Council, in collaboration with Nualtra Ltd., to investigate the impact of early access to dietitian-led multimodal nutrition care in advanced GI and lung cancer.

 

3D mammosphere culture of breast epithelial cell line MCF10A.

Courtesy of Dr. Emer Bourke, NUI Galway

Phospho-Akt expression and localisation

Mediated by VEGF in A549 lung cancer cells. Visualised by high content image analysis.

Courtesy of Dr Martin Barr, Clinical Scientist & Adjunct Assistant Professor, St James’s Hospital & Trinity College Dublin

Metaphase chromosome spread of Jurkat T-lymphoma cells

Courtesy of Rebecca Gorry, PhD Student, Mc Gee Lab, UCD School of Biomolecular & Biomedical Science, Conway Institute, UCD

Apoptosis assessment of SKMES-1 lung cancer cells

Using a multiparameter apoptosis staining kit, showing cell nuclei (blue), actin (green) and mitochondrial activity (orange).

Courtesy of Dr Martin Barr, Clinical Scientist & Adjunct Assistant Professor, St James’s Hospital & Trinity College Dublin

HeLa Cells

Courtesy of Rebecca Gorry, PhD Student, Mc Gee Lab, UCD School of Biomolecular & Biomedical Science, Conway Institute, UCD

IACR & EACR Joint Conference 2020

26 — 28 February 2020 at Galway Bay Hotel, Galway

Mitotic Chronic Myelogenous Leukaemia K562 Cells

Courtesy of Rebecca Gorry, PhD Student, Mc Gee Lab, UCD School of Biomolecular & Biomedical Science, Conway Institute, UCD

Cell to Cell Tweeting

Via nanoparticles (red) in Triple Negative Breast Cancer (TNBC)

Courtesy of Sinéad Lindsay, UCD Conway Institute of Biomolecular and Biomedical Research, University College Dublin (UCD) Ireland.

Confocal Microscopy Analysis

Of phospho-Akt expression in H460 lung cancer cells in response to hypoxia (0.5% O2).

Courtesy of Dr Martin Barr, Clinical Scientist & Adjunct Assistant Professor, St James’s Hospital & Trinity College Dublin

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