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Jürg Bähler

Professor of Systems Biology
E-mail: j.bahler (no spam) ucl.ac.uk
From Switzerland
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1994 – PhD University of Bern, Switzerland
1994 – Visiting Scientist, Kansai Advanced Research Center, Kobe, Japan
1995 – Postdoctoral Fellow, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, USA
1998 – Postdoctoral Fellow, Imperial Cancer Research Fund, London, UK
2000 – Group Leader, Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, Cambridge, UK
2009 – Professor of Systems Biology, University College London, UK
2010 – Elected EMBO member
2011 – Elected Fellow of Royal Society of Biology (FRSB)
2011 – Royal Society Wolfson Research Merit Award
2019 – Leverhulme International Academic Fellowship
2019 – Director, Institute of Healthy Ageing

Shaimaa Hassan
Postdoctoral Associate
Email: shaimaa.hassan.18 (no spam) ucl.ac.uk
From Egypt

2010 – BSc Pharmaceutical Sciences, Helwan University, Egypt
2016 – Master in Pharmaceutical Sciences (Biochemistry & Molecular Biology), Helwan University
2018 – Newton-Mosharafa PhD Student, UCL, UK
2023 – Postdoctoral Associate, UCL, UK

Büşra Köksal
PhD Student, Scholarship from Turkish Ministry of National Education
E-mail: busra.koksal.21 (no spam) ucl.ac.uk
From Turkey

2015 – BSc Molecular Biology and Genetics, Gebze Technical University, Turkey
2017 – Master of Science, Plant Biotechnology, Gebze Technical University, Turkey
2020 – Master of Science, Bioinformatics and Systems Biology, The University of Manchester, UK
2021 – PhD Student, UCL, UK

Ben Heineke
Visiting/Honorary Researcher
Email: b.heineike(no spam)ucl.ac.uk
From California, USA

2002 – BSc Mathematics, US Naval Academy, USA
2004 – MSc Applied and Computational Mathematics, Oxford University, UK
2004-2010 – Active Duty Officer in US Navy
2019 – PhD in Bioinformatics with Hana El-Samad at the University of California San Francisco, USA
2020 – Postdoc with Markus Ralser (Francis Crick Institute) and Samuel Marguerat (LIMS), London, UK

Manuel Lera-Ramírez
Postdoctoral Fellow, UKRI Frontier Research Fellow
Email: ucbtml2(no spam)ucl.ac.uk
From Spain

2014 – BSc Biotechnology, University of Zaragoza, Spain
2016 – MSc Biochemistry, University of Geneva, Switzerland
2020 – PhD, Institut Curie, Paris, France
2022 – Biocurator, UCL, UK
2023 – Postdoctoral Fellow, UCL, UK

Yilin Zhang
PhD Student
Email: ucbthcd(no spam)ucl.ac.uk
From China

2014 – BSc Clinical Medicine, Hebei Medical University, China
2021 – MSc Cardiovascular Science and Diabetes, University of Aberdeen, UK
2022 – PhD Student, UCL, UK

Haoyu Wang
PhD Student
Email: h.wang.19(no spam)ucl.ac.uk
From China

2019 – BSc Biochemistry (Molecular Biology), UCL, UK
2022 – PhD Student, UCL, UK

Melania Jennifer D’Angiolo
EMBO Postdoctoral Fellow
Email: ucbtmj3(no spam)ucl.ac.uk
From Italy

2013 – BSc Molecular Biology, University of Pisa, Italy
2016 – MSc Molecular and Cellular Biology, University of Pisa, Italy
2021 – PhD Life and Health Sciences, Université Cote d’Azur, Nice, France
2023 – Postdoctoral Fellow, UCL, UK

Zheng Liang
PhD Student
Email: zheng.liang.23(no spam)ucl.ac.uk
From China

2015 – BSc Medical Biotechnologies, Weifang Medical University, China
2019 – Lab Assistant, Shandong College of Traditional Chinese Medicine, China
2021 – MSc Molecular Genetics, University of Leicester, UK
2022 – Experimentalist/Analyst, Shandong Maternal and Child Health Hospital, China
2023 – PhD Student, UCL, UK

Jinjie Chen
PhD Student
Email: zczlj56(no spam)ucl.ac.uk
From China

2016 – BSc Pharmacy, Zhengzhou University, China
2021 – MSc Drug Discovery and Development, University College London, UK
2022 – Lab Assistant, Wenzhou Institute, University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
2024 – PhD Student, UCL, UK

Jacob Lester
PhD Student
Email: jacob.lester.23(no spam)ucl.ac.uk
From UK

2022 – MSc Stem Cells & Regeneration, University of Bristol
2024 – PhD Student, UCL, UK