Jan Verburg

Genetics and Molecular Medicine (PhD) - 3 Years (Full-time)

Year of study: 3

  • MRC Human Genetics Unit
  • Institute of Genetics and Cancer
  • College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine

Contact details

PhD supervisor:

Address

Street

Institute of Genetics and Cancer
The University of Edinburgh
Western General Hospital
Crewe Road
Edinburgh
EH4 2XU

City
Edinburgh
Post code
EH4 2XU

Availability

  • Available at office hours: 09:00 - 17:00.

Background

PhD student at the Martin Taylor group at the MRC Human Genetics Unit, Institute of Genetics and Cancer. 

Qualifications

  • MSc - Biology of Disease, Bioinformatics profile, Utrecht Universtiy, The Netherlands
  • BSc - Biomedical Sciences, Utrecht University, The Netherlands

Responsibilities & affiliations

Member of the Genetics Society (UK)

Past project grants

Recipient of ERASMUS+ funding for a six months project at the Martin Taylor Researchgroup, MRC Human Genetics Unit: ' The impact of mutations at transcription factor binding sites and promoters on gene expression in cancer'. (Oct 2019 - April 2020)

Invited speaker

Presenter of the research work 'Cytotoxic cells modulate the innate anti-viral immune response' during a workshop session of the Student Research Conference 2018.