UCL Division of Biosciences


Dr Tom Hawkins

Associate Professor

Cell & Developmental Biology

Div of Biosciences

Joined UCL
20th Mar 2004

Research summary

Keywords: Zebrafish, Development, Retina, Neuroimaging, Genetics, Behaviour, Neuroanatomy, Gene expression, Neural Circuits/Networks, Growth cone, Imaging, Neuron

Conditions: Visual disorders, Other/not listed

Methods: Time-lapse imaging, Genetic screens, Neuroanatomical approaches , Image analysis, Laser ablation, In vivo electroporation, ionophoresis and microinj, Anti-sense and morpholino approaches, Behavioural analysis, Genetically encoded reporters/indicators, Cell tracking , Linkage, mapping and positional cloning, Cell transplantation, Genetic manipulation, Confocal microscopy, Retrograde and anterograde tracer, light microscopic techniques, fluorescence microscopy techniques, Gene expression profiling - tissue level


University College London
Doctorate, Doctor of Philosophy | 2003
University College London
Other higher degree, Master of Science | 1999
University of Manchester
First Degree, Bachelor of Science | 1997