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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 (ETB PredicSeed)
Tel: +44 1865 275122 (office)
Tel: +44 1865 275811 (lab)
Email: judith.paulus[a]plants.ox.ac.uk

Judith is from Dusseldorf, Germany and develops ABPP-based assays for the prediction of seed quality within an European Trans-Bio (ETB) project entitled 'PredicSeed'.

 

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

Dr. Kyoko Morimoto

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

Kyoko is from Japan and investigates the regulation of apoplastic 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: 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 disease and studying differences and similarities of infections of N. benthamiana caused by different P. syringae strains.

 

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 investigates proteolytic events during hypersensitive cell death in Nicotiana benthamiana.

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


Maria is from 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: 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 is interested in host manipulation by effectors.

 

Dr. Pierre Buscaill
Visiting Scientist
Tel: +44 1865 275122 (office)
Tel: +44 1865 275811 (lab)

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

 

 

Mr. Awais Zahid
Visiting MSc student (Erasmus Internship)
Tel: +44 1865 275122 (office)
Tel: +44 1865 275811 (lab)


Awais studies Crop Protection at Hohenheim University and joins the Plant Chemetics lab to investigate the role of proteases in recombinant protein production and disease resistance.

 

Floor manager: Sarah Rodgers
Assistant: Caroline O'Brian