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Synthetic Biology and Biotechnology

Engineering biosystems

Theme Leads: Vardis Ntoukakis and Daniel Hebenstreit 

Analytical Chemistry

Analytical Chemistry

Analysis of biosensors and chemical networks
Fabrizio Alberti, Christopher Corre, Nicholas Dale, Elizabeth Fullam, John McCarthy, Corinne Smith

Biomolecular Engineering

Biomolecular Engineering

Discovery of natural products and design of novel molecules and antibiotics for innovative applications
Fabrizio Alberti, Guy Barker, Christopher Corre, Chris Dowson, Elizabeth Fullam, Daniel Hebenstreit, John McCarthy, David Roper

Biosystems Design

Biosystems Design

Computation and ‘omics to understand cell differentiation, community structure and metabolite cycling
Munehiro Asally, Daniel Hebenstreit, Bruno Martins, John McCarthy, Kevin Purdy, Orkun Soyer

Biotechnology for Agriculture

Biotechnology for Agriculture

Manipulation of pathways or interactions to enhance crop performance and sustain yield under stress
Guy Barker, Dave Chandler, Lorenzo Frigerio, Miriam Gifford, Eric Holub, Stephen Jackson, Alex Jones, Richard Napier, Vardis Ntoukakis, John Walsh

Computational Modelling

Computational Modelling

Mathematics and computer science for understanding systems, disease dynamics and stochasticity, and in silico evolution
Munehiro Asally, Byron Carpenter, Daniel Hebenstreit, Bruno Martins, John McCarthy, Orkun Soyer

Synthetic Biology

Synthetic Biology

Applying engineering principles and molecular micromanipulation to produce tools and bioproducts
Fabrizio Alberti, Munehiro Asally, Byron Carpenter, Yin Chen, Christopher Corre, Lorenzo Frigerio, Miriam Gifford, Daniel Hebenstreit, Bruno Martins, John McCarthy, Vardis Ntoukakis, Antonia Sagona, Hendrik Schäfer, Orkun Soyer

Synthetic biologists also in Biomedical Science

   

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REF2021: Research Excellence

The REF results, released on Thursday 12 May 2022, show 90% of research in the School of Life Sciences has been rated as 'world leading' or …

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