UCL Division of Biosciences


GEE Seminar - Prof Sarah Teichmann, Wellcome Sanger Institute

01 December 2021, 12:00 pm–1:00 pm


Title: 'Deciphering Development and Disease One Cell At a Time'

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Amy Godfrey



Academic Host: Linda Partridge

About the Speaker

Prof Sarah Teichmann

Head of Cellular Genetics at Wellcome Sanger Institute

Sarah Teichmann is interested in global principles of protein interactions and gene expression. In particular, her research now focuses on genomics and immunity. From 2016, Sarah is the Head of Cellular Genetics at the Wellcome Sanger Institute.

Sarah did her PhD at the MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Cambridge, UK and was a Beit Memorial Fellow at University College London. She started a group at the MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology in 2001. In 2013, she moved to the Wellcome Genome Campus in Hinxton, Cambridge, where her group was joint between the EMBL-European Bioinformatics Institute and the Wellcome Sanger Institute. Sarah is an EMBO member and fellow of the Academy of Medical Sciences, and her work has been recognized by a number of prizes, including the Lister Prize, Biochemical Society Colworth Medal, Royal Society Crick Lecture and EMBO Gold Medal.

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