UCL Division of Biosciences


CDB's Vilaiwan Fernandes receives a Wellcome-Beit Prize

13 October 2018

Cell and Developmental Biology

We are pleased to report Dr Vilaiwan Fernandes (research profile) was awarded a Wellcome-Beit Prize of £25,000 for her research "Exploring glial roles in sculpting brain development ".
This prize is awarded to promising fellows in additional recognition of their success in obtaining a Wellcome Trust Fellowship to enable them to develop into independent researchers and leaders in their chosen fields.