Chromosome Segregation in the Mammalian Germline
MRC Human Genetics Unit
Dr I Adams
18 January 2019
This is one of several projects available on an MRC funded 4-year multi-disciplinary PhD programme in Human Genetics, Genomics and Disease at the MRC Human Genetics Unit (HGU), part of the Institute of Genetics and Molecular Medicine (IGMM) at the University of Edinburgh.
How to build chromosome segregation machinery in meiosis and mitosis
Institute of Quantitative Biology, Biochemistry and Biotechnology
Prof H Ohkura
13 December 2018
Genes must be passed on accurately from cell to cell and from parents to children. Failure to do so can be a cause or contributing factor in human illnesses, such as cancer or reproductive/birth defects.