2013 Outcome

The BSGCT and Nuffield Foundation would like to congratulate the successful applicants for our Undergraduate Research Placement Scheme!

Congratulations to:

  • Natalie Cox, Cardiff University to be supervised by Dr Alan Parker at Cardiff University on a project entitled “Identification of cancer stem cell binding oligopeptides and incorporation into the Ad5 fiber region”
  • Yusef Eamon Badi, Queen Mary University to be supervised by Dr Petra Disterer at UCL on a project entitled “Treatment of Acromegaly using Growth Hormone Receptor Truncation by Alternative Splicing”
  • Benedikt Thomas Best, Imperial College to be supervised by Dr Claire Booth at UCL on a project entitled “Lineage restricted SAP transgene expression – development of a vector suitable for clinical trial in X-linked lymphoproliferative disease”
  • Thomas Watkins, Cardiff University to be supervised by Dr John Bridgeman at Cardiff University on a project entitled “Generation of CD8 variants for optimising adoptive T-cell therapy”.