Kingsley Simpson


BSc Biochemistry (University of Leeds)

PhD (University of Leeds) - The roles of Factor XIII-A and Transglutaminase 2 in the vasculature.

Research interests

How inflammation and specifically, acute phase response proteins, affect coagulation. Discovery of acute phase response modulators. IL6 signalling.


  • BSc Biochemistry
  • PhD

Student education

Tutor for 1st year undergraduate medical students.

Research groups and institutes

  • Leeds Institute of Cardiovascular and Metabolic Medicine