DArcy Thompson Unit

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Hordeum Medicine & Life Sciences
barley Agriculture & Biology
Pharmacology Medicine & Life Sciences
Terminology Medicine & Life Sciences
GABA-A Receptors Medicine & Life Sciences
Genome Medicine & Life Sciences
Ion Channels Medicine & Life Sciences
Genes Medicine & Life Sciences

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Bezanger, Aurelia

Person: Research Postgraduate Student

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Booth, David

Person: Academic

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Brewer, Nicholas

Person: Academic

Projects 2012 2021

Research Output 1987 2020

1 Citation (Scopus)
41 Downloads (Pure)

A comparison of mainstream genotyping platforms for the evaluation and use of barley genetic resources

Darrier, B., Russell, J., Milner, S. G., Hedley, P. E., Shaw, P. D., Macaulay, M., Ramsay, L., Halpin, C., Mascher, M., Fleury, D. L., Langridge, P., Stein, N. & Waugh, R., 26 Apr 2019, In : Frontiers in Plant Science. 10, p. 1-14 14 p., 544.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
genetic resources
single nucleotide polymorphism
gene frequency
32 Downloads (Pure)

A highly mutagenised barley (cv. Golden Promise) TILLING population coupled with strategies for screening-by-sequencing

Schreiber, M., Barakate, A., Uzrek, N., Macaulay, M., Sourdille, A., Morris, J., Hedley, P. E., Ramsay, L. & Waugh, R., 24 Aug 2019, In : Plant Methods. 15, p. 1-14 14 p., 99.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

A missense mutation in the catalytic domain of O-GlcNAc transferase links perturbations in protein O-GlcNAcylation to X-linked intellectual disability

Pravata, V. M., Gundogdu, M., Bartual, S. G., Ferenbach, A. T., Stavridis, M., Õunap, K., Pajusalu, S., Žordania, R., Wojcik, M. H. & van Aalten, D. M. F., 7 Nov 2019, In : FEBS Letters.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Missense Mutation
Intellectual Disability
Catalytic Domain
X ray crystallography
Stem cells


Cancer Research UK Career Establishment Award

Sharon Matthews (Recipient), 1 Jun 2009

Prize: Fellowship awarded competitively


Fellow of Royal Society of Biology

Jennifer Woof (Recipient), 2013

Prize: Election to learned society

Royal Society Dorothy Hodgkin Research Fellowship (2003-2007)

Sharon Matthews (Recipient), 2003

Prize: Fellowship awarded competitively

Activities 2018 2018

  • 1 Public engagement and outreach - festival/exhibition

Science Saturday: The Biology of the Universe

David Booth (Presenter), Rolf Black (Organiser), Christine Millar (Host)
27 Oct 2018

Activity: Other activity typesPublic engagement and outreach - festival/exhibition

Student theses

Approaches to understanding diversity in rubber and carotenoid synthesis in Hevea brasiliensis latex

Author: Bahari, A., 2019

Supervisor: Marshall, D. (Supervisor), Taylor, M. (Supervisor), Chow, K. (External person) (Supervisor), Campbell, R. (External person) (Supervisor) & Halpin, C. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy


Computational analysis and method development for high throughput transcriptomics and transcriptional regulatory inference in plants

Author: Guo, W., 2018

Supervisor: Zhang, R. (Supervisor), Brown, J. (Supervisor), Waugh, R. (Supervisor) & Lin, P. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

Construction and characterisation of anti-tumour antibody-based proteins for use in diagnostics and therapeutics

Author: Paton, L., 2016

Supervisor: Woof, J. (Supervisor) & Dehal, P. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy