Anna Amtmann

Professor Anna Amtmann

Professor for Molecular Plant Physiology (Institute of Molecular Cell and Systems Biology)

Research interests: Molecular mechanisms for mineral nutrition and salt'drought resistance of plants.

Catherine Berry

Dr Catherine Berry

Lecturer (Institute of Molecular Cell and Systems Biology)

Research interests: Cell-nanoparticle interactions, using various nanoparticles (eg. quantum dots, gold and magnetic) conjugated to cell penetrating peptides with the aim of targeted cell uptake to the nucleus.

Michael Blatt

Professor Michael Blatt

Professor - Regius Professor of Botany (Institute of Molecular Cell and Systems Biology)

Research interests: Ion channel structure and function in plant cell signalling. Mechanisms and roles of membrane trafficking proteins in cellular homeostasis and stress responses of plants.

Neil Bulleid

Professor Neil Bulleid

Professor in Cell Biology (Institute of Molecular Cell and Systems Biology)

Research interests: How proteins fold, assemble and are modified in the endoplasmic reticulum of mammalian cells.

John Christie

Professor John Christie

Professor of Photobiology (Institute of Molecular Cell and Systems Biology)

Research interests: Molecular basis of UV/blue light signalling in plants; Engineering novel fluorescent proteins; Design of synthetic photoswitches for optogenetic applications

Richard Cogdell

Professor Richard Cogdell

Professor - Hooker Chair of Botany (Institute of Molecular Cell and Systems Biology)

Research interests: The Structure and Function of Purple Bacterial Photosynthetic Membrane Proteins.

Dr Sean Colloms

Senior Lecturer (Institute of Molecular Cell and Systems Biology)

Matthew Dalby

Professor Matthew Dalby

Professor of Cell Engineering (Institute of Molecular Cell and Systems Biology)

Research interests: - Adult stem cell interactions with nanotopography, dynamic (cell responsive) surfaces, 3D hydrogels and growth factors organising interfaces. - Metabolomics for stem cells. - Stem cell mechanotransduction.

Shireen Davies

Professor Shireen Davies

Professor of Integrative Cell Signalling (Institute of Molecular Cell and Systems Biology)

Research interests: Cell signalling mechanisms in epithelial stress and response.

Julian Dow

Professor Julian Dow

Professor of Molecular and Integrative Physiology. (Institute of Molecular Cell and Systems Biology)

Research interests: Molecular Physiology of Ion Transport and Cell Signalling Pathways in Drosophila.

Gwyn Gould

Professor Gwyn Gould

Professor of Cell Biology (Institute of Molecular Cell and Systems Biology)

Research interests: The role of membrane traffic in cytokinesis. SNARE protein function and regulation. Regulated membrane traffic in adipocytes.

Pawel Herzyk

Dr Pawel Herzyk

Senior Lecturer (Institute of Molecular Cell and Systems Biology)

Research interests: Analysis of data generated by -omics technologies, structural bioinformatics, molecular modelling of transmembrane proteins.

Dr Brian Hudson

Lecturer (Institute of Molecular Cell and Systems Biology)

Gareth Jenkins

Professor Gareth Jenkins

Professor of Plant Cell and Molecular Biology (Institute of Molecular Cell and Systems Biology)

Research interests: Cellular and Molecular Mechanisms of the UV-B, UV-A and Blue Light-Regulation of Gene Expression. Cold-Induced Gene Expression. Gene Expression and Development in the Epidermis.

Eirini Kaiserli

Dr Eirini Kaiserli

Lecturer (Institute of Molecular Cell and Systems Biology)

Research interests: How nuclear architecture coordinates changes in gene expression and protein organisation to regulate cell growth and survival in response to endogenous and environmental stimuli.

Sharon Kelly

Dr Sharon Kelly

Research Fellow (Institute of Molecular Cell and Systems Biology)

Research interests: Protein structure and folding; protein-protein interactions; protein-ligand interactions; and protein-DNA interactions.

Dr Thimo Kurz

Senior Lecturer (Institute of Molecular Cell and Systems Biology)

Graeme Milligan

Professor Graeme Milligan

Gardiner Chair of Biochemistry (Institute of Molecular Cell and Systems Biology)

Research interests: G-protein coupled receptors, G-proteins and signal transduction.

Darren Monckton

Professor Darren Monckton

Professor of Human Genetics (Institute of Molecular Cell and Systems Biology)

Research interests: Simple sequence repeats, genetic variation and human disease.

Hugh Nimmo

Professor Hugh Nimmo

Professor of Plant Biochemistry (Institute of Molecular Cell and Systems Biology)

Research interests: Control of Primary Metabolic Pathways in Plants by Environmental and Circadian Factors.

Mathis Riehle

Dr Mathis Riehle

Reader (Institute of Molecular Cell and Systems Biology)

Research interests: To investigate the molecular mechanisms how cells interact with surfaces using devices made by micro- and nanofabrication with a specific chemical, topographic or mechanical surface design.

Brian Smith

Dr Brian Smith

Lecturer (Institute of Molecular Cell and Systems Biology)

Research interests: NMR spectroscopy for the determination of protein and nucleic acid structure, dynamics and interaction. Methylated DNA binding proteins. Nematode fatty acid binding proteins.

Laura Spagnolo

Dr Laura Spagnolo

Reader (Institute of Molecular Cell and Systems Biology)

Marshall Stark

Professor Marshall Stark

Professor of Molecular Genetics (Institute of Molecular Cell and Systems Biology)

Research interests: Mechanisms of DNA site-specific recombination systems, and their applications in Biotechnology and Synthetic Biology

Andrew Tobin

Professor Andrew Tobin

Professor of Molecular Pharmacology (Institute of Molecular Cell and Systems Biology)

Kostas Tokatlidis

Professor Kostas Tokatlidis

Cathcart Chair (Institute of Molecular Cell and Systems Biology)

Research interests: Mitochondria biogenesis (protein targeting/folding/assembly) in health and disease.

Helen Walden

Professor Helen Walden

Professor of Structural Biology (Institute of Molecular Cell and Systems Biology)

Research interests: Specificity and disease in the ubiquitin system

Cheryl Woolhead

Dr Cheryl Woolhead

Senior Lecturer (Institute of Molecular Cell and Systems Biology)

Research interests: Biogenesis of E.coli inner-membrane proteins from the ribosome tunnel to the lipid bilayer.