News

June/July 2021

Congrats to Sophie Riddell for passing the viva for her MSci and graduating first class!

May 2021

Congrats to Siobhan Plass for completing her Master of Research!

March 2021

Eva will be speaking at this virtual symposium: Friend or Foe: Transcription and RNA Meet DNA Replication and Repair - 9 - 12 March 2021

https://www.embo-embl-symposia.org/symposia/2021/EES21-02/programme/index.html


October 2020

Welcome to our new starters: Rosanna Wilkins (PhD) and Sophie Riddell (MSci). Also welcome back to the lab Siobhan Plass (MRes).

Sep 2020

We ARE in the lab - we have now space for up to 5 people working in our lab space.

June 2020

Congratulations to our former Intercalating BMedSci student Magnus Yap for securing a highly competitive Cancer Research UK MB-PhD studentship!

June 2020

Our group is getting ready to resume some restricted oprations in the lab - some of us will soon be back on campus!

Mar 2020

Our lab pace is now closed as the University of Birmingham has suspended its on-campus activities. The group continues to operate online. You can contact us by email as before, but please be patient!

Mar 2020

Eva was invited to speak at two meetings in France this year, sadly both have been cancelled or postponed due to the COVID-19 crisis.

3rd course on Genome Instability and Human Disease. 20-24 April, Institut Curie, Paris

DINGO Meeting "Diversity of DNA damage signaling pathways". 19-20 May 2020, Marseille

Jan 2020

Postdoc Liza to speak at the UK Genome Stability Network meeting in Cambridge.

Sept 2019

Eva presents a talk at the Cold Spring Harbor Meeting Eukaryotic DNA Replication & Genome Maintenance, Cold Spring Harbor, NY, USA

Aug 2019

"Investigating the effects of a de-regulated transcription machinery on replication stress in cancer"

We are excited to have been awarded a CRUK Programme Foundation Award worth £1,243,213!

July 2019

Congrats to Akhil for successfully defending his PhD!

May 2019

Congratulations to Akhil for submitting his PhD thesis!

March 2019

"Characterising novel recombination pathways at DNA adducts of the environmental mutagen BDPE"

We are thrilled to have been awarded an MRC project grant worth £364,836 to continue Liza's work!

Special congratulations to Liza for her continued success in obtaining funding. Liza is Researcher co-investigator (RCoI), a status is aimed at researchers who are currently not eligible to be a principal investigator (PI), but who provide significant intellectual input to grant writing and design.

February 2019

Lab outing to Ghetto Golf

December 2018

Christmas lunch

October 2018

PhD student Akhil and Eva present at the EMBO Workshop "RNA and genome maintenance", Mainz, Germany

Poster prize for the work of former MRes student Claire Tang at the EMBO Workshop "RNA and genome maintenance" !

September 2018

Postdoc Liza presents at the 2018 UKEMS Conference, University of Oxford and gives a talk at the 2018 German DNA Repair Meeting, Karlsruhe , Germany

June 2018

Lab outing to Golden Putter Mini Golf - Akhil wins yet again!

June 2018

PhD student Akhil presents a talk at the BCGB Symposium, University of Birmingham

Postdoc Liza wins a poster prize at the BCGB Symposium

March 2018

Postdoc Liza presents at the 2018 EEMGS Meeting, Potsdam, Germany

Jan 2016

Postdoc Becky's amazing leaving cake - she's been with the lab for 5 years!

Sep 2015

Congratulations to Postdoc Liza for being awarded a DFG Postdoctoral Research Fellowship!