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Biotechnology

Engineering biosystems

Theme Leads: Vardis Ntoukakis and Daniel Hebenstreit 

Analytical Chemistry

Analytical Chemistry

Analysis of biosensors and chemical networks
Joseph Christie-Oleza, Christopher Corre, Nicholas Dale, Elizabeth Fullam, John McCarthy, Corinne Smith


Biomolecular Engineering

Biomolecular Engineering

Discovery of natural products and design of novel molecules and antibiotics for innovative applications
Guy Barker, Christopher Corre, Chris Dowson, Robert Freedman, Elizabeth Fullam, Daniel Hebenstreit, Alfonso Jaramillo, John McCarthy, David Roper

Biosystems Design

Biosystems Design

Computation and ‘omics to understand cell differentiation, community structure and metabolite cycling
Munehiro Asally, Joseph Christie-Oleza, Daniel Hebenstreit, Alfonso Jaramillo, John McCarthy, Kevin Purdy, Orkun Soyer

Biotechnology for Agriculture

Biotechnology for Agriculture

Manipulation of pathways or interactions to enhance crop performance and sustain yield under stress
Guy Barker, Dave Chandler, Lorenzo Frigerio, Miriam Gifford, Eric Holub, Stephen Jackson, Alex Jones, Richard Napier, Vardis Ntoukakis, Patrick Schäfer, John Walsh

Computational Modelling

Computational Modelling

Mathematics and computer science for understanding systems, disease dynamics and stochasticity, and in silico evolution
Munehiro Asally, Daniel Hebenstreit, Deirdre Hollingsworth, John McCarthy, Orkun Soyer

Synthetic Biology

Synthetic Biology

Applying engineering principles and molecular micromanipulation to produce tools and bioproducts
Munehiro Asally, Yin Chen, Joseph Christie-Oleza, Christopher Corre, Robert Freedman, Lorenzo Frigerio, Miriam Gifford, Daniel Hebenstreit, Alfonso Jaramillo, John McCarthy, Vardis Ntoukakis, Antonia Sagona, Hendrik Schäfer, Patrick Schäfer, Orkun Soyer

Synthetic biologists also in Biomedical Science

   

News

Thu 20 Jul '17
Multi-million-pound investment in a regional cryo-electron microscopy facility

A state-of-the-art Midlands regional cryo-electron microscopy (Cryo-EM) facility has been established, following a successful bid by the Uni…

Publications

Thu 08 Jun '17
Translation initiation events on structured eukaryotic mRNAs generate gene expression noise

Dacheux E, Malys N, Meng X, Ramachandran V, Mendes P, McCarthy JE

Gene expression stochasticity plays a major role in biology, creating non-…

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