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Developmental and Regenerative Biology and Medicine

Principal investigators in theme:

 


Name:     Dr Richard Adams
Dept:      Department of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience
Email:    rja46@cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Quantitative analysis of morphogenesis using microscopy
WWW:    http://www.pdn.cam.ac.uk/staff/adams/
Themes: developmental and regenerative biology and medicine, neuroscience, psychology and mental health
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Professor Julie Ahringer
Dept:      Department of Genetics (Wellcome Trust/Cancer Research UK Gurdon Institute)
Email:    ja219@cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Regulation of chromatin structure and function in C. elegans
WWW:    http://www.gurdon.cam.ac.uk/research/ahringer
Themes: developmental and regenerative biology and medicine, structural and molecular cell biology, functional genomics, systems biology and genetic medicine
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Dr Catherine Aiken
Dept:      Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Email:    cema2@cam.ac.uk
Topic:  metabolism in pregnancy, reproductive aging, developmental programming
WWW:    https://www.obgyn.cam.ac.uk/staff/senior-staff/dr-catherine-aiken/
Themes: developmental and regenerative biology and medicine, metabolic medicine, integrative and comparative physiology, women's health
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Professor Michael Akam
Dept:      Department of Zoology
Email:    m.akam@zoo.cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Developmental genetic basis of animal diversity
WWW:    https://www.zoo.cam.ac.uk/directory/michael-akam
Themes: evolutionary biology, developmental and regenerative biology and medicine
Students: Sorry no PhD students can be taken this year but enquiries from potential summer students are welcome


Name:     Dr Maria Alcolea
Dept:      Department of Oncology
Email:    mpa28@cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Epithelial Cell Fate and Plasticity
WWW:    https://www.stemcells.cam.ac.uk/research/pis/alcolea
Themes: cancer, developmental and regenerative biology and medicine
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Dr David Bainbridge
Dept:      Department of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience
Email:    db125@cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Immunology of the placenta
WWW:    http://www.pdn.cam.ac.uk/staff/bainbridge/
Themes: metabolic medicine, integrative and comparative physiology, developmental and regenerative biology and medicine, women's health
Students:Sorry no students can be taken this year


Name:     Professor Clare Baker
Dept:      Department of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience
Email:    cvhb1@cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Development and evolution of the vertebrate electrosensory lateral line system
WWW:    https://www.pdn.cam.ac.uk/directory/clare-baker
Themes: developmental and regenerative biology and medicine
Students: Sorry no vacation students can be taken this year but enquiries from potential PhD students are welcome


Name:     Professor Roger Barker
Dept:      Department of Clinical Neurosciences (Cambridge Centre for Brain Repair)
Email:    rab46@hermes.cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Neural stem cells in Huntington's and Parkinson's disease
WWW:    http://www.brc.cam.ac.uk/principal-investigators/roger-barker/
Themes: neuroscience, psychology and mental health, infection and immunity, developmental and regenerative biology and medicine
Students: Sorry no vacation students can be taken this year but enquiries from potential PhD students are welcome


Name:     Dr Howard Baylis
Dept:      Department of Zoology
Email:    hab28@cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Intracellular signalling mechanisms regulating the development and physiology of C. elegans
WWW:    https://www.zoo.cam.ac.uk/directory/dr-howard-baylis
Themes: structural and molecular cell biology, developmental and regenerative biology and medicine, neuroscience, psychology and mental health
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Dr Omer Bayraktar
Dept:      Wellcome Sanger Institute
Email:    ob5@sanger.ac.uk
Topic:  Cellular genetics
WWW:    https://www.sanger.ac.uk/science/groups/bayraktar-group
Themes: developmental and regenerative biology and medicine, neuroscience, psychology and mental health
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Dr Kathryn Beardsall
Dept:      Department of Paediatrics
Email:    kb274@cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Perinatal metabolism: impact on short term care and long term health
WWW:    http://paediatrics.medschl.cam.ac.uk/about-us/people/senior-academic-staff/dr-kathryn-beardsall/
Themes: developmental and regenerative biology and medicine, metabolic medicine, integrative and comparative physiology
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Dr Sam Behjati
Dept:      Wellcome Sanger Institute
Email:    sb31@sanger.ac.uk
Topic:  Cancer genomics and single cell transcriptomics
WWW:    https://www.sanger.ac.uk/science/groups/behjati-group
Themes: cancer, developmental and regenerative biology and medicine
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Dr Elia Benito-Gutierrez
Dept:      Department of Zoology
Email:    eb647@cam.ac.uk
Topic:  the evolutionary origins of complex traits within the vertebrate head
WWW:    https://www.zoo.cam.ac.uk/directory/elia-benito-gutierrez
Themes: evolutionary biology, developmental and regenerative biology and medicine
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Dr Thorsten Bovoriak
Dept:      Department of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience
Email:    teb45@cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Implantation, germ cell specification and the continuum of pluripotent states in primate embryogenesis
WWW:    https://www.pdn.cam.ac.uk/directory/thorsten-bovoriak/
Themes: developmental and regenerative biology and medicine, structural and molecular cell biology
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Professor Andrea Brand
Dept:      Department of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience (Wellcome Trust/Cancer Research UK Gurdon Institute)
Email:    a.brand@gurdon.cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Stem cells to synapses: regulation of self-renewal and differentiation in the nervous system
WWW:    http://www.gurdon.cam.ac.uk/research/brand
Themes: developmental and regenerative biology and medicine, neuroscience, psychology and mental health, functional genomics, systems biology and genetic medicine, cancer
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Professor Sarah Bray
Dept:      Department of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience
Email:    sjb32@hermes.cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Molecular biology of Drosophila development
WWW:    http://www.pdn.cam.ac.uk/staff/bray_s/
Themes: developmental and regenerative biology and medicine, structural and molecular cell biology
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Dr Sam Brockington
Dept:      Department of Plant Science
Email:    sb771@cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Evolution and diversity
WWW:    https://www.plantsci.cam.ac.uk/research/sambrockington
Themes: plant biology, developmental and regenerative biology and medicine
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Dr Roger Brooks
Dept:      Department of Surgery (Orthopaedic Research Unit)
Email:    rb10003@cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Orthopaedic research (orthopaedics)
WWW:    http://www.orthopaedics.cam.ac.uk/people/dr-roger-a-brooks/
Themes: developmental and regenerative biology and medicine
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Dr Guy Brown
Dept:      Department of Biochemistry
Email:    gcb3@cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Microglia, meuroinflammation, cell death and phagocytic signalling
WWW:    http://www.guybrown.net
Themes: structural and molecular cell biology, developmental and regenerative biology and medicine, infection and immunity, cancer
Students: Sorry no vacation students can be taken this year but enquiries from potential PhD students are welcome


Name:     Professor Nick Brown
Dept:      Department of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience (Wellcome Trust/Cancer Research UK Gurdon Institute)
Email:    nb117@cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Cell adhesion and morphogenesis in Drosophila
WWW:    http://www.gurdon.cam.ac.uk/research/brown
Themes: developmental and regenerative biology and medicine, structural and molecular cell biology
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Dr Clare Buckley
Dept:      Physiology, Development and Neuroscience
Email:    ceb85@cam.ac.uk
Topic:  My lab uses optogenetics and live confocal imaging of the zebrafish neural tube to study how the polarity of individual cells drives the organisation of a whole vertebrate organ
WWW:    https://www.pdn.cam.ac.uk/directory/clare-buckley
Themes: cancer,developmental and regenerative biology and medicine,neuroscience, psychology and mental health,structural and molecular cell biology
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Professor Graham Burton
Dept:      Department of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience
Email:    gjb2@cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Placental development and function
WWW:    http://www.pdn.cam.ac.uk/staff/burton/
Themes: developmental and regenerative biology and medicine, women's health
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Dr Jose Casal-Jimenez
Dept:      Department of Zoology
Email:    jec85@cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Planar cell polarity in development and growth
WWW:    https://www.zoo.cam.ac.uk/directory/jose-casal
Themes: developmental and regenerative biology and medicine
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Dr Kevin Chalut
Dept:      Department of Physics (Wellcome Trust/ MRC Stem Cell Institute)
Email:    kc370@cam.ac.uk
Topic:  How physical processes drive the development of the mammalian embryo and the function of stem cells
WWW:    http://www.stemcells.cam.ac.uk/researchers/principal-investigators/kevin-chalut
Themes: developmental and regenerative biology and medicine, structural and molecular cell biology
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Professor D Stephen Charnock-Jones
Dept:      Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Email:    dscj1@cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Placental development, high throughput sequencing, genomics, regulation of endothelial cell function in health and disease, translational research
WWW:    https://www.obgyn.cam.ac.uk/staff/senior-staff/professor-steve-charnock-jones/
Themes: functional genomics, systems biology and genetic medicine, developmental and regenerative biology and medicine, women's health
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Professor Bill Colledge
Dept:      Department of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience
Email:    whc23@cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Mammalian reproductive physiology using transgenic mice
WWW:    http://www.pdn.cam.ac.uk/staff/colledge/
Themes: metabolic medicine, integrative and comparative physiology, developmental and regenerative biology and medicine
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Dr Francesco Colucci
Dept:      Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Email:    fc287@medschl.cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Immune cells at the fetal maternal interface; Control of tumour growth by immunity; Cell transplantation
WWW:    https://www.obgyn.cam.ac.uk/staff/senior-staff/dr-francesco-colucci/
Themes: cancer, infection and immunity, developmental and regenerative biology and medicine, women's health
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Dr Miguel Constancia
Dept:      Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology (Institute of Metabolic Science)
Email:    jmasmc2@cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Epigenetics in health and disease
WWW:    http://www.mrl.ims.cam.ac.uk/staff/Constancia.php
Themes: developmental and regenerative biology and medicine, metabolic medicine, integrative and comparative physiology, women's health
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Dr Anne Corcoran
Dept:      Babraham Institute
Email:    anne.corcoran@babraham.ac.uk
Topic:  Epigenetic and chromatin remodeling mechanisms that regulate immunoglobulin gene rearrangement (VDJ recombination) in B lymphocytes, in particular non-coding RNA transcription and nuclear organization
WWW:    http://www.babraham.ac.uk/our-research/nuclear-dynamics/anne-corcoran
Themes: infection and immunity, developmental and regenerative biology and medicine, functional genomics, systems biology and genetic medicine
Students: Sorry no vacation students can be taken this year but enquiries from potential PhD students are welcome


Name:     Dr Gerry Crossan
Dept:      MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology
Email:    gcrossan@mrc-lmb.cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Maintenance of genome stability in the germline
WWW:    https://www2.mrc-lmb.cam.ac.uk/group-leaders/a-to-g/gerry-crossan/
Themes: developmental and regenerative biology and medicine, structural and molecular cell biology
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Dr Ana Cvejic
Dept:      Department of Haematology (Wellcome-MRC Cambridge Stem Cell Institute)
Email:    as889@cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Developmental Haematopoiesis
WWW:    http://www.haem.cam.ac.uk/staff/senior-staff/dr-ana-cvejic/
Themes: cancer, functional genomics, systems biology and genetic medicine, developmental and regenerative biology and medicine
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Professor David Dunger
Dept:      Department of Paediatrics (Institute of Metabolic Science)
Email:    dbd25@cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Early detection and prevention of diabetic complications and the effects of hormonal changes on glycaemic control and growth during puberty
WWW:    http://www.mrl.ims.cam.ac.uk/staff/PI/Dunger/
Themes: developmental and regenerative biology and medicine, metabolic medicine, integrative and comparative physiology
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Professor Richard Farndale
Dept:      Department of Biochemistry
Email:    rwf10@cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Collagen, collagen receptors and the regulation of cell function
WWW:    http://www.bioc.cam.ac.uk/uto/farndale.html
Themes: developmental and regenerative biology and medicine, cardiovascular science and medicine
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Professor Anne Ferguson-Smith
Dept:      Department of Genetics
Email:    afsmith@gen.cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Mammalian developmental genetics and epigenetics
WWW:    http://www.gen.cam.ac.uk/directory/anne-ferguson-smith
Themes: developmental and regenerative biology and medicine, functional genomics, systems biology and genetic medicine, women's health
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Dr Jasmin Fisher
Dept:      Department of Biochemistry
Email:    jf416@cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Executable Biology
WWW:    http://www.bioc.cam.ac.uk/people/uto/fisher
Themes: functional genomics, systems biology and genetic medicine, developmental and regenerative biology and medicine, cancer
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Dr Angeleen Fleming
Dept:      Department of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience
Email:    Af425@cam.ac.uk
Topic:  How protein clearance pathways such as autophagy and the ubiquitin-proteasome system affect disease severity.
WWW:    https://www.pdn.cam.ac.uk/directory/angeleen-fleming
Themes: developmental and regenerative biology and medicine, functional genomics, systems biology and genetic medicine
Students:Sorry no students can be taken this year


Name:     Dr Alison Forhead
Dept:      Department of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience
Email:    ajf1005@cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Endocrine control of fetal development and maturation
WWW:    http://www.pdn.cam.ac.uk/staff/forhead/
Themes: metabolic medicine, integrative and comparative physiology, developmental and regenerative biology and medicine, women's health
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Professor Abigail Fowden
Dept:      Department of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience
Email:    alf1000@cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Fetal physiology and development
WWW:    http://www.pdn.cam.ac.uk/staff/fowden
Themes: metabolic medicine, integrative and comparative physiology, developmental and regenerative biology and medicine, women's health
Students:Sorry no students can be taken this year


Name:     Professor Nicholas Gay
Dept:      Department of Biochemistry
Email:    n.j.gay@bioc.cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Human Toll like receptors in inflammatory disease
WWW:    http://www.bioc.cam.ac.uk/uto/gay.html
Themes: developmental and regenerative biology and medicine, structural and molecular cell biology
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Dr Andrew Gillis
Dept:      Department of Zoology
Email:    jag93@cam.ac.uk
Topic:  the molecular and cellular basis of vertebrate skeletal development; unique skeletal features of chondrichthyan fishes
WWW:    http://www.zoo.cam.ac.uk/directory/dr-andrew-gillis
Themes: developmental and regenerative biology and medicine, evolutionary biology
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Professor Dino Giussani
Dept:      Department of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience
Email:    dag26@cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Hypoxia and developmental origins of cardiovascular health and disease
WWW:    http://www.pdn.cam.ac.uk/staff/giussani
Themes: metabolic medicine, integrative and comparative physiology, developmental and regenerative biology and medicine, women's health, cardiovascular science and medicine
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Professor Beverley Glover
Dept:      Department of Plant Sciences
Email:    bjg26@cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Evolution and development
WWW:    http://www.plantsci.cam.ac.uk/research/beverleyglover
Themes: plant biology, developmental and regenerative biology and medicine
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Professor Sir John Gurdon
Dept:      Department of Zoology (Wellcome Trust/Cancer Research UK Gurdon Institute)
Email:    j.gurdon@gurdon.cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Nuclear reprogramming through oocytes
WWW:    http://www.gurdon.cam.ac.uk/research/gurdon
Themes: developmental and regenerative biology and medicine
Students: Sorry no PhD students can be taken this year but enquiries from potential summer students are welcome


Name:     Professor Greg Hannon
Dept:      Department of Oncology (Cancer Research UK Cambridge Research Institute)
Email:    Greg.Hannon@cruk.cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Biological functions and mode of actions of non-coding RNAs in normal development and cancer with particular focus on technology development
WWW:    https://www.cruk.cam.ac.uk/research-groups/hannon-group
Themes: cancer, developmental and regenerative biology and medicine, functional genomics, systems biology and genetic medicine, structural and molecular cell biology
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Professor Bill Harris
Dept:      Department of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience
Email:    wah20@cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Molecular embryogenesis of the vertebrate visual system
WWW:    http://www.pdn.cam.ac.uk/staff/harris/
Themes: neuroscience, psychology and mental health, developmental and regenerative biology and medicine, women's health
Students:Sorry no students can be taken this year


Name:     Professor Jim Haseloff
Dept:      Department of Plant Sciences
Email:    jh295@cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Synthetic Biology for engineering plant growth
WWW:    http://www.plantsci.cam.ac.uk/research/jimhaseloff
Themes: plant biology, developmental biology and regenerative biology and medicine
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Professor Yka Helariutta
Dept:      Department of Plant Sciences (Sainsbury Laboratory)
Email:    yrjo.helariutta@slcu.cam.ac.uk
Topic:  mechanisms of cell-to-cell communication, carbon allocation and hormonal signaling in plants
WWW:    http://www.slcu.cam.ac.uk/research/helariutta-group
Themes: plant biology, developmental and regenerative biology and medicine
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Dr Myriam Hemberger
Dept:      Babraham Institute
Email:    myriam.hemberger@babraham.ac.uk
Topic:  Epigenetic determinants that ensure maintenance of early stem cell lineage identity
WWW:    http://www.babraham.ac.uk/our-research/epigenetics/myriam-hemberger
Themes: developmental and regenerative biology and medicine, functional genomics, systems biology and genetic medicine, women's health
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Dr  Brian Hendrich
Dept:      Department of Biochemistry (Wellcome Trust - MRC Stem Cell Institute)
Email:    Brian.Hendrich@cscr.cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Transcriptional control of stem cell fate
WWW:    http://www.bioc.cam.ac.uk/people/uto/hendrich
Themes: structural and molecular cell biology, developmental and regenerative biology and medicine
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Dr Nicola Holdstock
Dept:      Department of Veterinary Medicine
Email:    nbh10@cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Neonatal medicine and physiology
WWW:    http://www.vet.cam.ac.uk/directory/nbh10@cam.ac.uk/
Themes: metabolic medicine, integrative and comparative physiology, developmental and regenerative biology and medicine
Students: Sorry no vacation students can be taken this year but enquiries from potential PhD students are welcome


Name:     Dr Roman Hovorka
Dept:      Department of Paediatrics (Institute of Metabolic Science)
Email:    rh347@cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Relationship between insulin sensitivity and insulin secretion. Longitudinal analysis of metabolic disturbances in Type 2 diabetes. Artificial pancreas
WWW:    http://www.mrl.ims.cam.ac.uk/Staff/PI/Hovroka/
Themes: developmental and regenerative biology and medicine, metabolic medicine, integrative and comparative physiology
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Dr  Meri Huch
Dept:      Department of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience (Wellcome Trust/Cancer Research UK Gurdon Institute)
Email:    m.huch@gurdon.cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Stem cells and tissue regeneration in liver and pancreas
WWW:    https://www.gurdon.cam.ac.uk/research/huch
Themes: developmental and regenerative biology and medicine
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Professor Brian Huntly
Dept:      Department of Haematology (Wellcome-MRC Cambridge Stem Cell Institute)
Email:    bjph2@cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Leukaemia stem cells, Leukaemogenesis, cancer biology
WWW:    http://www.cimr.cam.ac.uk/research/principal-investigators/principal-investigators-a-h/huntly
Themes: developmental and regenerative biology and medicine, cancer
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Dr Marko Hyvonen
Dept:      Department of Biochemistry
Email:    mh256@cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Protein-protein interactions in the TGF-beta family signalling. Development of protein-protein interaction inhibitors using fragment-based drug discovery methods
WWW:    http://www-cryst.bioc.cam.ac.uk/groups/hyvonen
Themes: structural and molecular cell biology, developmental and regenerative biology and medicine
Students: Sorry no vacation students can be taken this year but enquiries from potential PhD students are welcome


Name:     Dr Antony Jackson
Dept:      Department of Biochemistry
Email:    a.p.jackson@bioc.cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Membrane traffic protein targeting
WWW:    http://www.bioc.cam.ac.uk/uto/jacksont.html
Themes: structural and molecular cell biology, developmental and regenerative biology and medicine
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Dr Greg Jefferis
Dept:      MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology
Email:    jefferis@mrc-lmb.cam.ac.uk
Topic:  From connectomics to learned and sexually dimorphic behaviours
WWW:    http://www2.mrc-lmb.cam.ac.uk/group-leaders/h-to-m/g-jefferis
Themes: neuroscience, psychology and mental health, developmental and regenerative biology and medicine
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Professor Chris Jiggins
Dept:      Department of Zoology
Email:    c.jiggins@zoo.cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Evolutionary genetics
WWW:    http://www.zoo.cam.ac.uk/directory/chris-jiggins
Themes: evolutionary biology, functional genomics, systems biology and genetic medicine, developmental and regenerative biology and medicine, ecology and conservation
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Professor Randall Johnson
Dept:      Department of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience
Email:    rsj33@cam.ac.uk
Topic:  The micro-physiology of tissues, and how it affects growth, development, and disease in mammalian genetic systems
WWW:    http://www.pdn.cam.ac.uk/staff/rjohnson/
Themes: developmental and regenerative biology and medicine, metabolic medicine, integrative and comparative physiology, cancer
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Professor Peter Jones
Dept:      Department of Psychiatry
Email:    pbj21@cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Epidemiology, etiology and developmental dimensions of psychiatric disorders; schizophrenia and the psychoses
WWW:    http://www.neuroscience.cam.ac.uk/directory/profile.php?pbj21
Themes: epidemiology and public health, developmental and regenerative biology and medicine, neuroscience, psychology and mental health
Students:Sorry no students can be taken this year


Name:     Dr Phil Jones
Dept:      Wellcome Sanger Institute
Email:    pj3@sanger.ac.uk
Topic:  Pre-cancer
WWW:    https://www.sanger.ac.uk/science/groups/jones-group
Themes: cancer, developmental and regenerative biology and medicine
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Dr Helle Jorgensen
Dept:      Department of Medicine (Division of Cardiovascular Medicine)
Email:    hfj22@cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Epigenetic regulation in cardiovascular development and disease
WWW:    http://www.med.cam.ac.uk/jorgensen/
Themes: cardiovascular science and medicine, developmental and regenerative biology and medicine, genomics, systems biology and genetic medicine
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Dr Gavin Kelsey
Dept:      Babraham Institute
Email:    gavin.kelsey@babraham.ac.uk
Topic:  Mammalian developmental genetics, genomic imprinting and epigenetics
WWW:    http://www.babraham.ac.uk/our-research/epigenetics/gavin-kelsey
Themes: developmental and regenerative biology and medicine, functional genomics, systems biology and genetic medicine, women’s health
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Professor Roger Keynes
Dept:      Department of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience
Email:    rjk10@cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Development and repair of the nervous system, segmentation
WWW:    http://www.pdn.cam.ac.uk/staff/keynes/
Themes: neuroscience, psychology and mental health, developmental and regenerative biology and medicine
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Dr Golnar Kolahgar
Dept:      Department of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience
Email:    gk262@cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Extrinsic regulation of intestinal proliferation and gut maintenance in Drosophila
WWW:    https://www.pdn.cam.ac.uk/directory/golnar-kolahgar
Themes: developmental and regenerative biology and medicine
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Dr Mark Kotter
Dept:      Department of Clinical Neurosciences (Wellcome Trust and MRC Cambridge Stem Cell Institute)
Email:    mrk25@cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Specification and differentiation of neural stem / precursor cells
WWW:    http://www.stemcells.cam.ac.uk/researchers/principal-investigators/mkotter
Themes: developmental and regenerative biology and medicine
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Dr Heike Laman
Dept:      Department of Pathology (Cellular Molecular Pathology Division)
Email:    hl316@cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Cell cycle regulation, lymphomagenesis, haematopoiesis, gamma-herpesvirus, Parkinson's disease
WWW:    http://www.path.cam.ac.uk/directory/heike-laman
Themes: cancer, developmental and regenerative biology and medicine, infection and immunity, neuroscience, psychology and mental health, structural and molecular cell biology
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Dr Matthias Landgraf
Dept:      Department of Zoology
Email:    ml10006@cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Development of neural networks - the role of oxidative stress, and mechanisms of dendrite and synapse formation
WWW:    https://www.zoo.cam.ac.uk/directory/dr-matthias-landgraf
Themes: neuroscience, psychology and mental health, developmental and regenerative biology and medicine
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Dr Elisa Laurenti
Dept:      Department of Haematology (Wellcome-MRC Cambridge Stem Cell Institute)
Email:    el422@cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Human Haematopoietic Stem Cells Biology in Health and Disease
WWW:    http://www.stemcells.cam.ac.uk/researchers/principal-investigators/elisa-laurenti
Themes: developmental and regenerative biology and medicine, women's health
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Dr Peter  Lawrence
Dept:      Department of Zoology
Email:    pal38@cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Planar cell polarity in development and growth
WWW:    https://www.zoo.cam.ac.uk/directory/peter-lawrence
Themes: developmental and regenerative biology and medicine
Students: Sorry no PhD students can be taken this year but enquiries from potential summer students are welcome


Name:     Dr Joo-Hyeon Lee
Dept:      Department of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience
Email:    jhl62@cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Stem Cells and Niches
WWW:    https://www.stemcells.cam.ac.uk/research/pis/lee
Themes: developmental and regenerative biology and medicine
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Professor Ottoline Leyser
Dept:      Sainsbury Laboratory
Email:    ottoline.leyser@slcu.cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Understanding the role of plant hormones in plant developmental plasticity
WWW:    http://www.slcu.cam.ac.uk/directory/leyser-ottoline
Themes: developmental and regenerative biology and medicine, plant biology
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Professor Sarah Lummis
Dept:      Department of Biochemistry
Email:    sl120@cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Neurotransmitter receptors
WWW:    http://www.bioc.cam.ac.uk/uto/lummis
Themes: neuroscience, psychology and mental health, developmental and regenerative biology and medicine
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Dr Hansong Ma
Dept:      Department of Genetics (Wellcome Trust Centre for Stem Cell Research)
Email:    h.ma@gurdon.cam.ac.uk
Topic:  The genetics of Drosophila mitochondrial DNA and its influence on evolution and disease
WWW:    https://www.gurdon.cam.ac.uk/research/ma
Themes: evolutionary biology, developmental and regenerative biology and medicine, functional genomics, systems biology and genetic medicine
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Dr  Kate MacDole
Dept:      MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology
Email:    kmcdole@mrc-lmb.cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Morphogenesis of the early mammalian embryo
WWW:    https://www2.mrc-lmb.cam.ac.uk/group-leaders/h-to-m/kate-mcdole/
Themes: developmental and regenerative biology and medicine
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Dr John Marioni
Dept:      Department of Oncology (Cancer Research UK Cambridge Research Institute)
Email:    John.Marioni@cruk.cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Developing computational tools to handle big data - using single cell genomics to study cell fate and early development
WWW:    https://www.cruk.cam.ac.uk/research-groups/marioni-group
Themes: cancer, developmental and regenerative biology and medicine, functional genomics, systems biology and genetic medicine
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Dr  Inigo Martincorena
Dept:      Wellcome Sanger Institute
Email:    im3@sanger.ac.uk
Topic:  Somatic evolution
WWW:    https://www.sanger.ac.uk/science/groups/martincorena-group
Themes: cancer, evolutionary biology, developmental and regenerative biology and medicine
Students:Sorry no students can be taken this year


Name:     Dr L. Miguel Martins
Dept:      MRC Toxicology Unit
Email:    lm795@mrc-tox.cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Mitochondria and cell death regulation following toxic injury
WWW:    https://www.mrc-tox.cam.ac.uk/research/l-m-martins-programme
Themes: developmental and regenerative biology and medicine, functional genomics, systems biology and genetic medicine, infection and immunity, metabolic medicine, integrative and comparative physiology, neuroscience, psychology and mental health
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Professor Andrew McCaskie
Dept:      Department of Surgery (Division of Trauma and Orthopaedic Research)
Email:    awm41@cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Trauma and orthopaedics research
WWW:    http://www.orthopaedics.cam.ac.uk/people/prof-andrew-w-mccaskie/
Themes: developmental and regenerative biology and medicine
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Dr Martin Miller
Dept:      Department of Oncology (Cancer Research UK Cambridge Research Institute)
Email:    Martin.Miller@cruk.cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Investigating intercellular communication in tumours by studying the transcriptome and proteome of specific cell populations
WWW:    https://www.cruk.cam.ac.uk/research-groups/miller-group
Themes: cancer, developmental and regenerative biology and medicine, functional genomics, systems biology and genetic medicine
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Dr Eric Miska
Dept:      Department of Genetics (Wellcome Trust/Cancer Research UK Gurdon Institute)
Email:    eam29@cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Control of gene expression through non-coding RNA
WWW:    http://www.gen.cam.ac.uk/directory/eric-miska
Themes: structural and molecular cell biology, developmental and regenerative biology and medicine, functional genomics, systems biology and genetic medicine, cancer
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Professor Ashley Moffett
Dept:      Department of Pathology (Immunology Division)
Email:    am485@cam.ac.uk
Topic:  NK cells, pregnancy, trophoblast, HLA
WWW:    http://www.path.cam.ac.uk/directory/ashley-moffett
Themes: infection and immunity, developmental and regenerative biology and medicine, women's health
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Dr Edwige Mouroud
Dept:      Sainsbury Laboratory
Email:    edwige.moyroud@slcu.cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Plant biology, Genetics, Development, Evolution, Flower, Molecular Biology, Imaging, Modeling, Pattern formation, Cell differentiation, Pollinator behaviour, Behavioural Ecology
WWW:    https://www.slcu.cam.ac.uk/research/moyroud-group
Themes: developmental and regenerative biology and medicine, evolutionary biology, plant biology
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Dr François Nédélec
Dept:      Department of Plant Sciences (Sainsbury Laboratory)
Email:    francois.nedelec@slcu.cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Cell morphogenesis and developmental biology using synthetic and systems biology approaches, and computer modelling
WWW:    https://www.slcu.cam.ac.uk/research/nedelec-group
Themes: developmental and regenerative biology and medicine, functional genomics, systems biology and genetic medicine
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Dr Jennifer Nichols
Dept:      Department of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience (Wellcome Trust Centre for Stem Cell Research)
Email:    jn270@cscr.cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Embryonic Pluripotency
WWW:    http://www.stemcells.cam.ac.uk/researchers/principal-investigators/dr-jennifer-nichols
Themes: developmental and regenerative biology and medicine
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Professor Giles Oldroyd
Dept:      Sainsbury Laboratory
Email:    giles.oldroyd@slcu.cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Development of symbiotic associations in plants
WWW:    https://www.slcu.cam.ac.uk/research/oldroyd-group
Themes: plant biology, developmental and regenerative biology and medicine, structural and molecular cell biology,
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Professor Roger Pedersen
Dept:      Department of Surgery (Wellcome Trust Centre for Stem Cell Research)
Email:    ralp2@cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Stem cell biology and regenerative medicine (developmental biology)
WWW:    http://www.stemcells.cam.ac.uk/researchers/principal-investigators/rpedersen
Themes: developmental and regenerative biology and medicine, women's health
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Professor Anna Philpott
Dept:      Department of Oncology
Email:    ap113@cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Developmental biology, cell cycle, cancer, neurogenesis
WWW:    http://www.oncology.cam.ac.uk/research/groupleaders/philpott.html
Themes: cancer, developmental and regenerative biology and medicine, neuroscience, psychology and mental health, structural and molecular cell biology
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Dr Stefano Pluchino
Dept:      Department of Clinical Neurosciences (Cambridge Centre for Brain Repair)
Email:    spp24@cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Tissue repair in central nervous system diseases
WWW:    http://www.brc.cam.ac.uk/principal-investigators/stefano-pluchino/
Themes: developmental and regenerative biology and medicine, neuroscience, psychology and mental health
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Dr Emma Rawlins
Dept:      Physiology, Development and Neuroscience
Email:    elr21@cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Stem and progenitor cells in the mammalian lung
WWW:    http://www.gurdon.cam.ac.uk/research/rawlins
Themes: cancer, developmental and regenerative biology and medicine
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Professor Wolf Reik
Dept:      Babraham Institute
Email:    wolf.reik@babraham.ac.uk
Topic:  Mammalian developmental genetics, genomic imprinting and epigenetic reprogramming
WWW:    http://www.babraham.ac.uk/our-research/epigenetics/wolf-reik
Themes: developmental and regenerative biology and medicine, structural and molecular cell biology, women's health
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Dr Sarah Robinson
Dept:      Department of Plant Sciences (Sainsbury Laboratory)
Email:    sarah.robinson@slcu.cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Plant development with a particular focus on biomechanics
WWW:    https://www.slcu.cam.ac.uk/research/robinson-group
Themes: developmental and regenerative biology and medicine, functional genomics, systems biology and genetic medicine, plant biology
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Prof David Rowitch
Dept:      Department of Paediatrics
Email:    dhr25@cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Glial Cells and Response to Injury
WWW:    https://www.stemcells.cam.ac.uk/research/pis/rowitch
Themes: cancer, developmental and regenerative biology and medicine, functional genomics, systems biology and genetic medicine, neuroscience, psychology and mental health
Students:Sorry no students can be taken this year


Name:     Dr Peter Rugg-Gunn
Dept:      Babraham Institute
Email:    peter.rugg-gunn@babraham.ac.uk
Topic:  Epigenetic Regulation of Development and Stem Cell Differentiation
WWW:    http://www.babraham.ac.uk/our-research/epigenetics/peter-rugg-gunn
Themes: developmental and regenerative biology and medicine
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Professor Neil Rushton
Dept:      Department of Surgery (Orthopaedic Research Unit)
Email:    pa@orthopaedics.cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Orthopaedic research (orthopaedics)
WWW:    http://www.cambridgeorthopaedicgroup.com/surgeons/surgeon-neil-rushton/
Themes: developmental and regenerative biology and medicine
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Professor Steve Russell
Dept:      Department of Genetics (Cambridge Systems Biology Centre)
Email:    s.russell@gen.cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Drosophila SOX domain genes. genomics approaches to gene function and systems biology
WWW:    http://www.gen.cam.ac.uk/directory/steve-russell
Themes: developmental and regenerative biology and medicine, functional genomics, systems biology and genetic medicine
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Mr Kourosh Saeb-Parsy
Dept:      Department of Surgery
Email:    ks10014@cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Transplantation and regenerative medicine
WWW:    http://surgery.medschl.cam.ac.uk/research-staff/surgery-staff/saeb-parsy/
Themes: developmental and regenerative biology and medicine/transplantation
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Dr Benedicte Sanson
Dept:      Department of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience
Email:    bs251@cam.ac.uk
Topic:  We use genetics, live confocal imaging, computational analysis of cell behaviours and mathematical modeling to understand the morphogenesis of epithelia in developing Drosophila embryos
WWW:    https://www.pdn.cam.ac.uk/directory/benedicte-sanson
Themes: cancer, developmental and regenerative biology and medicine, functional genomics, systems biology and genetic medicine, structural and molecular cell biology
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Dr Amanda Sferruzzi-Perri
Dept:      Department of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience
Email:    ans48@cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Placental development and function and its relevance for pregnancy success and life-long health
WWW:    https://www.pdn.cam.ac.uk/directory/amanda-sferruzzi-perri
Themes: cardiovascular science and medicine, developmental and regenerative biology and medicine, metabolic medicine, integrative and comparative physiology, women's health
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Dr Marta Shahbazi
Dept:      MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology
Email:    mshahbazi@mrc-lmb.cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Pluripotency in embryogenesis and regeneration
WWW:    https://www2.mrc-lmb.cam.ac.uk/group-leaders/n-to-s/marta-shahbazi/
Themes: developmental and regenerative biology and medicine
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Dr Jose Silva
Dept:      Department of Biochemistry (Wellcome Trust - MRC Stem Cell Institute)
Email:    jcs64@cscr.cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Biology of Induced Pluripotency
WWW:    http://www.bioc.cam.ac.uk/uto/silva.html
Themes: developmental and regenerative biology and medicine
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Professor Benjamin Simons
Dept:      Department of Physics (Wellcome Trust Centre for Stem Cell Research)
Email:    bds10@cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Tracing Stem Cell Fate in Development, Maintenance, and Disease
WWW:    http://www.stemcells.cam.ac.uk/researchers/principal-investigators/pressor-ben-simons
Themes: developmental and regenerative biology and medicine, women's health
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Dr Sanjay Sinha
Dept:      Deparment of Medicine
Email:    ss661@cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Vascular Diseases
WWW:    https://www.stemcells.cam.ac.uk/research/pis/sinha
Themes: developmental and regenerative biology and medicine, cadiovascular science and medicine
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Professor Gordon C S  Smith
Dept:      Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Email:    gcss2@cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Use of statistical modeling to predict and understand causes of adverse pregnancy outcome, biomarker discovery, screening test, placental function
WWW:    https://www.obgyn.cam.ac.uk/staff/senior-staff/professor-gordon-smith/
Themes: developmental and regenerative biology and medicine, metabolic medicine, integrative and comparative physiology, women's health
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Professor Daniel St Johnston
Dept:      Department of Genetics (Wellcome Trust/Cancer Research UK Gurdon Institute)
Email:    d.stjohnston@gurdon.cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Cell polarity in development and cancer
WWW:    http://www.gurdon.cam.ac.uk/research/stjohnston
Themes: developmental and regenerative biology and medicine, structural and molecular cell biology
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Dr Nancy Standart
Dept:      Department of Biochemistry
Email:    nms23@cam.ac.uk
Topic:  mRNA localisation and translation in Xenopus oocytes and eggs
WWW:    http://www.bioc.cam.ac.uk/uto/standart.html
Themes: structural and molecular cell biology, developmental and regenerative biology and medicine
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Professor Azim Surani
Dept:      Department of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience (Wellcome Trust/Cancer Research UK Gurdon Institute)
Email:    a.surani@gurdon.cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Mammalian germ cells; epigenetic reprogramming
WWW:    http://www.gurdon.cam.ac.uk/research/surani
Themes: developmental and regenerative biology and medicine, structural and molecular cell biology, functional genomics, systems biology and genetic medicine, women's health
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Dr Robert Tasker
Dept:      Department of Paediatrics
Email:    rct31@cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Head-injury in childhood: long-term cognitive and structural deficits
WWW:    http://www.neuroscience.cam.ac.uk/directory/profile.php?rct31181
Themes: developmental and regenerative biology and medicine, neuroscience, psychology and mental health
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Dr Felipe Teixeira
Dept:      Department of Genetics
Email:    fk319@gen.cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Molecular mechanisms controlling and protecting germline stem cells
WWW:    https://gen.cam.ac.uk
Themes: developmental and regenerative biology and medicine; functional genomics, systems biology and genetic medicine; structural and molecular cell biology
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Dr Ludovic Vallier
Dept:      Department of Surgery (Wellcome Trust Centre for Stem Cell Research)
Email:    lv225@cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Stem cell biology and regenerative medicine
WWW:    http://www.stemcells.cam.ac.uk/researchers/principal-investigators/lvallier
Themes: developmental and regenerative biology and medicine, metabolic medicine
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Dr Mathew Van de Pette
Dept:      MRC Toxicology Unit
Email:    mv489@cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Epigenetics. Toxicology. Developmental Programming. Pregnancy
WWW:    https://www.mrc-tox.cam.ac.uk/
Themes: developmental and regenerative biology and medicine, functional genomics, systems biology and genetic medicine
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Professor George Vassiliou
Dept:      Department of Haematology (Wellcome-MRC Cambridge Stem Cell Institute)
Email:    gsv20@cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Acute myeloid leukaemia, clonal haematopoiesis
WWW:    https://www.stemcells.cam.ac.uk/People/pi/vassiliou
Themes: cancer, functional genomics, systems biology and genetic medicine, developmental and regenerative biology and medicine
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Dr Roser Vento-Tormo
Dept:      Wellcome Sanger Institute
Email:    rv4@sanger.ac.uk
Topic:  Celluar genetics
WWW:    https://www.sanger.ac.uk/science/groups/vento-tormo-group
Themes: developmental and regenerative biology and medicine, functional genomics, systems biology and genetic medicine, infection and immunity, women’s health
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Dr Thierry Voet
Dept:      Wellcome Sanger Institute
Email:    tv2@sanger.ac.uk
Topic:  Single-cell genomics
WWW:    https://www.sanger.ac.uk/science/groups/voet-group
Themes: cancer, developmental and regenerative biology and medicine, functional genomics, systems biology and genetic medicine, neuroscience, psychology and mental health, structural and molecular cell biology
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Professor Christine Watson
Dept:      Department of Pathology (Cellular Molecular Pathology Division)
Email:    cjw53@cam.ac.uk
Topic:  STAT signalling, mammary gland biology
WWW:    http://www.path.cam.ac.uk/directory/christine-watson
Themes: cancer, developmental and regenerative biology and medicine
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Dr Erica Watson
Dept:      Department of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience
Email:    edw23@cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Epigenetic mechanism of folate metabolism during development
WWW:    https://www.pdn.cam.ac.uk/directory/watson-erica
Themes: developmental and regenerative biology and medicine, functional genomics, systems biology and genetic medicine, metabolic medicine, integrative and comparative physiology, structural and molecular biology, women's health
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Dr  Timothy Weil
Dept:      Department of Zoology
Email:    tw419@cam.ac.uk
Topic:  The cellular mechanisms underpinning the spatiotemporal coordination of the oocyte-to-embryo transition
WWW:    http://www.zoo.cam.ac.uk/directory/dr-timothy-weil
Themes: developmental and regenerative biology and medicine
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Dr Rob White
Dept:      Department of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience
Email:    rw108@cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Molecular biology of Drosophila development
WWW:    http://www.pdn.cam.ac.uk/staff/white/
Themes: developmental and regenerative biology and medicine, functional genomics, systems biology and genetic medicine
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Dr Alex Whitworth
Dept:      MRC Mitochondrial Biology Unit
Email:    alex.whitworth@mrc-mbu.cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Genetic models of neurodegenerative disease
WWW:    http://www.mrc-mbu.cam.ac.uk/people/alex-whitworth
Themes: functional genomics, systems biology and genetic medicine, development and regenerative biology and medicine, metabolic medicine, integrative and comparative physiology, neuroscience, psychology and mental health
Students: Sorry no vacation students can be taken this year but enquiries from potential PhD students are welcome


Name:     Professor Alun Williams
Dept:      Department of Veterinary Medicine
Email:    aw510@cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Pathology of blast injury, Prion diseases, Alzheimer's disease and Parinson's
WWW:    http://www.vet.cam.ac.uk/directory/aw510@cam.ac.uk
Themes: developmental and regenerative biology and medicine, infection and immunity
Students:Sorry no students can be taken this year


Name:     Dr Douglas Winton
Dept:      Department of Oncology (Cancer Research UK Cambridge Research Institute)
Email:    Doug.Winton@cruk.cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Intestinal biology, colon cancer, stem cell biology
WWW:    http://www.cambridgecancer.org.uk/research-groups/winton-group
Themes: cancer, developmental and regenerative biology and medicine
Students: Sorry no vacation students can be taken this year but enquiries from potential PhD students are welcome


Name:     Dr Gavin Wright
Dept:      Wellcome Sanger Institute
Email:    gw2@sanger.ac.uk
Topic:  Cell surface signalling
WWW:    https://www.sanger.ac.uk/science/groups/wright-group
Themes: structural and molecular cell biology, developmental and regenerative biology and medicine, functional genomics, systems biology and genetic medicine
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Dr  Philip  Zegerman
Dept:      Department of Biochemistry (Gurdon Institute)
Email:    paz20@hermes.cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Regulated replication initiation in genome stability and development
WWW:    http://www.gurdon.cam.ac.uk/research/zegerman
Themes: structural and molecular cell biology, developmental and regenerative biology, cancer
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


Name:     Professor Magdalena Zernicka-Goetz
Dept:      Department of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience
Email:    m.zernickagoetz@gen.cam.ac.uk
Topic:  Cell fate decisions in the early mouse embryo
WWW:    http://www.pdn.cam.ac.uk/directory/magda-zernicka-goetz
Themes: developmental and regenerative biology and medicine, structural and molecular cell biology, women's health
Students: Applications from potential students are welcome


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