Extremes Research Group
The primary aim of Bangor's multidisciplinary Extremes Research Group is to advance knowledge and understanding of human performance and health in 'extreme' natural and artificial environments and conditions. Our foci are on human responses and adaptations to a range of stressors including: thermal, altitude, dehydration, energy restriction, sleep deprivation, psychological and prolonged exercise.
Topic: “Why Popeye (and your mum) was right: green leafy vegetables, health and muscle performance”
Prof Andy Jones, Exeter University.
Topic: “Neuromuscular function, Hypoxia and Respiratory diseases”
Dr. Samuel Verges, HP2 Laboratory, INSERM and University Grenoble.
Topic: “Hypoxic Pulmonary Vasoconstriction”
Dr. James D. Anholm Loma Linda University, California, USA
Topic: “The neurobiology of fatigue during prolonged exercise in the heat”
Dr. Phil Watson, Loughborough University.
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