Environmental maternal effects and intergenerational inheritance
CENTA - Central England NERC Training Alliance
Dr A Pires da Silva, Dr R Allaby
21 January 2019
Project Highlights. Mechanisms by which organisms rapidly respond to sudden environmental changes. Mother senses environmental stress signals to produce stress-resistant progeny.
Grassland parasites and community dynamics under climate warming
Prof E Morgan, Dr L Lancaster
31 January 2019
This project will be supervised by Professor Eric Morgan of Queen’s University School of Biological Sciences, Dr Lesley Lancaster of University of Aberdeen School of Biological Sciences, and Dr Thomas Fleming of the Agri-Food and Biosciences Institute.
The Biology of Parasitism in Parasitic Nematodes
Prof M Viney
Applications accepted all year round
We work on the biology of parasitic nematode worms, particularly Strongyloides spp. The recent, detailed characterisation of the Strongyloides genome (Hunt et al.