School of Life Sciences

  • United Kingdom

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Proteins Medicine & Life Sciences
Genes Medicine & Life Sciences
Hordeum Medicine & Life Sciences
Phosphotransferases Medicine & Life Sciences
Phosphorylation Medicine & Life Sciences
Cells Chemical Compounds
Trypanosoma brucei brucei Medicine & Life Sciences
Mutation Medicine & Life Sciences

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Abbott, James

Person: Research

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Adams, Eleanor

Person: Research Postgraduate Student

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Agrotis, Alexander

  • MRC PPU - Postdoctoral Research Assistant

Person: Research

Projects 2010 2026

Research Output 1968 2020

A fitness cost resulting from Hamiltonella defensa infection is associated with altered probing and feeding behaviour in Rhopalosiphum padi

Leybourne, D. J., Valentine, T. A., Bos, J. I. B. & Karley, A. J., 2 Jan 2020, In : Journal of Experimental Biology. 223, 1, p. 1-11 11 p., 207936.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Rhopalosiphum padi
Feeding Behavior
feeding behavior

A Modular Tray Growth System for Barley

Arrieta, M., Colas, I., Macaulay, M., Waugh, R. & Ramsay, L., 2020, Plant Meiosis: Methods and Protocols. Pradillo, M. & Heckmann, S. (eds.). New York: Humana Press, p. 367-379 13 p. (Methods in Molecular Biology; vol. 2061).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Genetic Recombination
Cell Biology
Drug Discovery
Contraceptive Agents
Acrosome Reaction


Awarded Capps Green Zomaya Award from the Royal Society of Chemistry

Andrew L. Hopkins (Recipient), 2008

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Awarded Corwin Hansch Award, Chemoinformatics and QSAR Society

Andrew L. Hopkins (Recipient), 2007

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Beltane Innovator Public Engagement Prize

Nicola R. Stanley-Wall (Recipient), 2012

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Activities 1987 2020

The immune system as a defender of the gut- and how it sometimes gets it wrong

Mahima Swamy (Speaker)
14 Jan 2020

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

JoVE (Journal)

Leeanne McGurk (Peer reviewer)
2019 → …

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesEditorial activity

Neural Regeneration Research (Journal)

Leeanne McGurk (Peer reviewer)
2019 → …

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPublication peer-review

Press / Media

Kickstarting tumours

Mahima Swamy


1 item of Media coverage

Press/Media: Research

A Forensic Approach to Street Drugs

Craig McKenzie & Kevin Read


1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Research

Student theses

A basic region in the Elp1 subunit of the budding yeast Elongator complex is essential for wobble uridine tRNA modification

Author: Di Santo, R. T. A., 2013

Supervisor: Stark, M. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy


A biophysical approach for the study of G-protein coupled receptor complexes

Author: Aristotelous, T., 2017

Supervisor: Hopkins, A. (Supervisor) & Hopkins Navratilova, I. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

Accelerated fibre microendoscopy techniques for in-vivo applications

Author: Turtaev, S., 2018

Supervisor: Weijer, C. (Supervisor) & Cizmar, T. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy