Meet Our Scientists
Learn more about the work and life of our scientists in a series of interviews.
Dr Megan Davey on how embryos grow
Why we have five fingers, recreating 250 million years of evolution, Sonic Hedgehog and the wish of being a fiction writer.
Celebrating Ada Lovelace: Female computer scientists at Roslin
Computer models to investigate Salmonella, anti-inflammatories, microbes, animal health and genetic differences between men and women.
Dr Rob Ogden on conservation genetics
How genetic research helps wildlife conservation, the importance of involving communities and his dream of being a football player.
Dr Andy Law on bioinformatics
The difficulties of explaining coding best practice to biologists, applications in genetic research and a potential career as sports professional.
Dr Vicky MacRae on bone formation and calcified arteries
Similarities and differences of bone formation and calcified arteries, and the importance of a happy work environment.
Professor Helen Sang on the importance of chicken research
Insights into embryo development, genome-editing for chicken health and the importance of engaging with the public.