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Dr Harpal Randeva

Job Title
Senior Lecturer (Clinical)
Department
WMS - Translational Medicine
Phone
+44(0)2476 968862
Web Link
Research Interests
  • Energy homeostasis and metabolism
  • Adrenal and cardiovascular endocrinology
  • Molecular biology of orexins and their receptors
  • Reproductive endocrinology and polycystic ovary syndrome in collaboration with Dr Bee K Tan (Clinical Lecturer)

Dr Randeva leads a team of

  • 1 Non-Clinical Lecturer-Dr Alex Conner is a Non-clinical Lecturer who works in Dr Randeva's group with research interests in GPCR receptor biology and pharmacology. Dr Conner is closely working with Dr Randeva in GPCR research and mutational analysis of receptors. His work also includes neuropsychopharmacology and the genetics of psychiatric disease.
  • 1 Senior Research Fellow-Dr Jing Chen is a Senior Research Fellow, in Dr Randeva's team, works on Orexin and Adiponectin receptor biology.
  • 3 Post Doctoral Fellows-Dr Vanlata Patel and Dr Raghu Adya are working on cardiovascular endocrinology. Dr Patel works on exvivo cardiovascular physiology, studying the effects of adipokines on both isolated Langendorff and the working heart systems. Dr Adya is a newly appointed Research Fellow who is working on endothelial angiogenesis and inflammation. His work also includes the wire-myograph system to measure effect of adipkines on vascular reactivity. Dr Manjunath Ramanjaneya is a Wellcome Trust VIP fellow. His research interests includes adipose tissue biology and the effects of adipokines on adrenal function.
  • Randeva, Harpal S., Clarke, Margaret, Kumar, Sudhesh, 2005. Therapeutic strategies for insulin resistance. In Kumar, Sudhesh; O'Rahilly, Stephen (eds.), Insulin resistance : insulin action and its disturbances in disease, Chichester, West Sussex, England ; Hoboken, N.J, Wiley-Blackwell Publishing Ltd, pp. 535-560
Title Funder Award start Award end
Understanding barries to accurate early laboratory diagnosis and patient centric control of gestational diabetes mellitus EPSRC 01 Apr 2020 31 Mar 2021
Exploring appetitive, metabolic and ketotic effects and weight-loss potential of Dapagliflozin AstraZeneca 01 Aug 2017 31 Jul 2020
Investigating the role of PAPP-A1 and DC-SIGN in Vascular Damage Coventry General Charities 01 Jan 2015 11 Jan 2019
Liraglutide in PCOS (LIPOS) Study: Evaluation of Liraglutide on Menstrual Cyclicity in Women with PCOS A Prospective, Randomised, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Study Novo Nordisk Ltd 01 Oct 2012 31 Dec 2016
Orexin Receptors in the Heart-Electrophysiological Characterisation General Charities (Coventry) 01 Jul 2013 30 Jun 2014
Supplement to Orexin Receptors in the Heart-Electrophysiological Characterisation (£18,500 for equipment) General Charities (Coventry) 20 Jan 2011 30 Jun 2013
Role of recombinant human IGF1 in cardiovascular disease IPSEN Limited 07 Jul 2011 17 Apr 2012
Adipokines and Vasoactive Substances in Cardiovascular Medicine Coventry General Charities 01 Dec 2005 30 Nov 2010
Novel Effects of Orexin in the Heart: Insight into the Physiological Actions of Orexin During Aardiac Stress Heart Research UK 01 Apr 2008 30 Mar 2009
Orexin Receptors in the Heart-Electrophysiological Characterisation General Charities (Coventry) 01 Sep 2005 31 Aug 2008
Donation to support the work of the Endocrinology and Metabolism Group. Ipsen Fund 01 Jan 2007 31 Dec 2007
Extension to 17348 - Support for Senior Lecturer Clinical University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Trust 01 Apr 2006 31 Jul 2006
Support for senior lecturer clinical University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Trust 01 Apr 2005 31 Mar 2006
Effects of orexins in the rat heart: potential roles in cardiovascular pathophysiology British Heart Foundation 01 Apr 2003 31 Mar 2006
Localisation of Orexins and their receptors in PWS The Prader-Willi Syndrome Association (USA) 01 Jan 2005 31 Jul 2005
Support for Research Fellow - Dr Marcus Mottershead Extension University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Trust 01 Apr 2004 31 Mar 2005
Support for Research Fellow - Dr Marcus Mottershead University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Trust 01 Apr 2003 31 Mar 2004