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Team members


Ursula Pyzio
Research Technician
Tel: +44 1865 275122 (office)
Tel: +44 1865 275811 (lab)
Email: ursula.pyzio[a]plants.ox.ac.uk

Ursula is from Poland and supports the Plant Chemetics lab in Oxford with a broad variety of activities.

Jiorgos Kourelis
PhD student (Clarendon)
Tel: +44 1865 275122 (office)
Tel: +44 1865 275811 (lab)
Email: jiorgos.kourelis[a]plants.ox.ac.uk

Jiorgos is from Amsterdam and investigates the role of apoplastic cysteine proteases of tomato in molecular recognition and immunity.

Dr. Judith Paulus
Postdoc (ERC GreenProteases)
Tel: +44 1865 275122 (office)
Tel: +44 1865 275811 (lab)
Email: judith.paulus[a]plants.ox.ac.uk

Judith is from Dusseldorf, Germany and investigates proteolytic cascades in solanaceous plants.

 

Ms. Friederike Grosse-Holz
PhD student (ERC GreenProteases)
Tel: +44 1865 275122 (office)
Tel: +44 1865 275811 (lab)
Email: friederike.grosse-holz[a]plants.ox.ac.uk

Friederike is from Germany and investigates plant responses to agroinfiltration, aiming to improve recombinant (glyco)protein production and immunity.

Dr. Kyoko Morimoto

Postdoc (ERC GreenProteases, John Fell Fund)
Tel: +44 1865 275122 (office)
Tel: +44 1865 275811 (lab)
Email: kyoko.morimoto[a]plants.ox.ac.uk

Kyoko is from Shiga, Japan and investigates the regulation of enzymes by reactive oxygen species.

Dr. Daniela Sueldo
Postdoc (ERC GreenProteases)
Tel: +44 1865 275122 (office)
Tel: +44 1865 275811 (lab)
Email: daniela.sueldo[a]plants.ox.ac.uk

Daniela is from Argentina, and investigates the role of secreted proteases of N. benthamiana in immunity.

Ms. Shivani Malik
D.Phil. student (Indira Gandhi Scholar)
Tel: +44 1865 275122 (office)
Tel: +44 1865 275811 (lab)
Email: shivani.malik[a]plants.ox.ac.uk

Shivani is from New Delhi, India and studies the evolution and natural variation of the Rcr3/Cf-2 pathogen perception system in solanaceous plants.

Mr. Marcel Bach Pages
D. Phil. student (Main supervisor: Professor Gail Preston)
Tel: +44 1865 275122 (office)
Tel: +44 1865 275811 (lab)
Email: marcel.bachpages[a]biodtp.ox.ac.uk

Marcel is from Barcelona, Spain, and is investigating and the role of RNA binding proteins in immunity in Arabidopsis.

Ms. Emma Thomas
D. Phil. student (BBSRC Interdisciplinary DTC)
Tel: +44 1865 275122 (office)
Tel: +44 1865 275811 (lab)

Email: emma.thomas[a]biodtp.ox.ac.uk

Emma is from the UK and investigates proteolytic events during hypersensitive cell death response (HR) in Nicotiana benthamiana.

Ms. Maria Font Farre
D. Phil. student (BBSRC iCASE with Syngenta)
Tel: +44 1865 275122 (office)
Tel: +44 1865 275811 (lab)

Maria is from Catalonia, Spain and is establishing quantitative activity profiling of cytochrome P450's in plants in close collaboration with Syngenta at Jealott's Hill.

Mr. Nattapong Sanguankiattichai
D. Phil. Student (main supervisor: Professor Gail Preston)
Tel: +44 1865 275122 (office)
Tel: +44 1865 275811 (lab)

Email: nattapong.sanguankiattichai[a]biodtp.ox.ac.uk

Nattapong is from Thailand and works on the biosyntesis of small molecule inhibitors by Pseudomonas syringae.

Dr. Pierre Buscaill
Visiting Scientist
Tel: +44 1865 275122 (office)
Tel: +44 1865 275811 (lab)
Email: pierre.buscaill[a]plants.ox.ac.uk

Pierre is from Toulouse, France, and studies the role of BGAL in immunity.

 

Ms. Sonja Krauter
Visiting MSc student (Erasmus Internship)
Tel: +44 1865 275122 (office)
Tel: +44 1865 275811 (lab)

Sonja studies at Hohenheim University and joins the Plant Chemetics lab to investigate Rcr3/Pip1 hybrids and the oxidative burst with Jiorgos Kourelis.

 

Mr. Oliver Matthews
MSc student (Part-II Biochemistry)
Tel: +44 1865 275122 (office)
Tel: +44 1865 275811 (lab)

Olley studies Biochemistry in Oxford and joins the Plant Chemetics lab to establish activity-based protein profiling of metacaspases, aspartic proteases and metalloproteases with Dr. Kyoko Morimoto.

 

Dr. Philippe Varennes-Jutras
Postdoc (ERC GreenProteases, Newcotiana)
Tel: +44 1865 275122 (office)
Tel: +44 1865 275811 (lab)
philippe.varennes-jutras[a]plants.ox.ac.uk

Philippe is from Montreal, Canada, and joined us to improve the Molecular Pharming platform by depleting proteases from Nicotiana benthamiana.

 

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Assistant: Caroline O'Brian