Prof Gail McConnell

Strathclyde Institute of Pharmacy and Biomedical Sciences


Tumor regression after intravenous administration of targeted vesicles entrapping the vitamin E α-tocotrienol
Karim Reatul, Somani Sukrut, Al Robaian Majed, Mullin Margaret, Amor Rumelo, McConnell Gail, Dufès Christine
Journal of Controlled Release Vol 246, pp. 79-87, (2017)
A femtosecond Raman generator for long wavelength two-photon and third harmonic generation imaging
Trägårdh J., Schniete J., Parsons M., McConnell G.
APL Photonics Vol 1, (2016)
A novel optical microscope for imaging large embryos and tissue volumes with sub-cellular resolution throughout
McConnell Gail, Trägårdh Johanna, Amor Rumelo, Dempster John, Reid Es, Amos William Bradshaw
Elife, (2016)
Two-color, two-photon imaging at long excitation wavelengths using a diamond Raman laser
Tragardh Johanna, Murtagh Michelle, Robb Gillian, Parsons Maddy, Lin Jipeng, Spence David J., McConnell Gail
Microscopy and Microanalysis, (2016)
Ultrafast second-stokes diamond raman laser
Murtagh Michelle, Lin Jipeng, Trägårdh Johanna, Mcconnell Gail, Spence David J.
Optics Express Vol 24, pp. 8149-8155, (2016)
Widefield two-photon excitation without scanning : live cell microscopy with high time resolution and low photo-bleaching
Amor Rumelo, McDonald Alison, Trägårdh Johanna, Robb Gillian, Wilson Louise, Abdul Rahman Nor Zaihana, Dempster John, Amos William Bradshaw, Bushell Trevor J., McConnell Gail
PLOS1 Vol 11, (2016)

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Research interests

My research background is in photonics and the development of optical instrumentation. My present research applies this expertise to develop and apply innovative novel optical systems to address fundamental challenges faced in biological imaging.

Professional activities

Member of the Institute of Physics and Engineering in Medicine
Fellow of the Institute of Physics
Chartered Scientist
European Light Microscopy Initiative conference

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Using the mesolens to build an embryonic mouse proliferation atlas: reducing mouse usage in prolifer
McConnell, Gail (Principal Investigator)
Period 01-Oct-2014 - 30-Sep-2015
David Begg Studentship | Chen, Haochang
Li, David (Principal Investigator) McConnell, Gail (Co-investigator) Chen, Haochang (Research Co-investigator)
Period 01-Oct-2014 - 01-Oct-2017
Cost-effective medical hyperspectral imaging
Marshall, Stephen (Principal Investigator) McConnell, Gail (Co-investigator) McKee, David (Co-investigator) Ren, Jinchang (Co-investigator)
Period 01-Jul-2016 - 30-Jun-2018
Doctoral Training Partnership (DTA - University of Strathclyde) | Chen, Haochang
Li, David (Principal Investigator) McConnell, Gail (Co-investigator) Chen, Haochang (Research Co-investigator)
Period 01-Oct-2014 - 01-Oct-2017
EPSRC Doctoral Training Grant | Keatings, Stefanie Renaud
Riis, Erling (Principal Investigator) McConnell, Gail (Co-investigator) Keatings, Stefanie Renaud (Research Co-investigator)
Period 01-Oct-2007 - 27-Apr-2011
Strathclyde-2013-DTG Funding 1 Studentship | Connor, Derek
McKee, David (Principal Investigator) McConnell, Gail (Co-investigator) Connor, Derek (Research Co-investigator)
Period 01-Oct-2013 - 01-Apr-2017

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Strathclyde Institute of Pharmacy and Biomedical Sciences
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