In the spotlight
Jamie Hudson and Ella McKnight started their PhDs in October. Jamie is based at the NOCS and Ella at the MBA, all the best!
Steve Bourne presented a Marine Life talk entitled ‘Using DNA to explore invasive species – how four letters open up a window into the world of the globe’s hitchhikers‘.
Steve Bourne attended three bioinformatic courses: ELIXIR-ITA, Transmitting Science and NERC-MDIBL between November 2015 and March 2016.
Marc Rius, Peter Teske and Christopher McQuaid were awarded a NRF Grant from the Competitive Programme for Rated Researchers 2015. This 3-year grant will sponsor research projects in South Africa.
Marc Rius was awarded a LifeWatch grant. This grant will sponsor a WoRMS editor workshop at Flanders Marine Institute, Belgium.
Prof. Xavier Turon visited our lab (sponsored by a Visiting Scientists Scheme grant) and wrote a short note about his stay.