Lab technician, plant & animal cell culture, preparation of monoclonal
Dr Sara Pose Albacete: post-doctoral EU Marie Curie transnational research fellow studying fruit development
Dr Valérie Cornuault:post-doctoral researcher studying cell wall matrix glycans
in a project funded by BBSRC.
PhD student in a collaborative project with
& British Sugar
studying sugar beet cell walls.
PhD student studying root glycans supported by UoL 110 Anniversary studentship
Former lab members:
PhD student on Marie Curie WallTraC programme
studied fibre cell development.
PhD student on a collaborative project with Rothamsted Research studied cell walls in wheat and rice grain development.
PhD student studies algal cell walls in a
project funded by BBSRC
PhD student in a White Rose Network collaborative project with the
universities of York and Sheffield
studying Miscanthus cell walls and their deconstruction.
PhD student working on grass cell walls funded by a China Scholarship
Council/University of Leeds scholarship.
MRes student looking at cyanobacterial:root interactions.
Studying cell walls in relation to seed germination with the
vSEED consortium and
PhD student working on cell walls and cotton
fibres with Bayer Bioscience funded by the BBSRC
Prof Carem Gledes Vargas-Rechia:
visiting researcher from University of Sao Paulo, Brazil.
PhD student, with Dr. Hanma Zhang, working on
Arabidopsis root growth funded by the BBSRC.
PhD student, with Dr. David Adams, worked on Nostoc-Gunnera
interactions funded by the BBSRC.
visiting PhD student from Northeast Normal University, China, worked on
ginseng polysaccharides funded by the China
Postgraduate research projects are available in several areas of our cell wall research programme. For further details contact