Marius Wenzel, Christopher Johnston, Berndt Müller, Jonathan Pettitt, and Bernadette Connolly. (2020). Resolution of polycistronic RNA by SL2 trans-splicing is a widely-conserved nematode trait. RNA doi: 10.1261/rna.076414.120
In February we welcomed three new lab members: Dr Eva Soto; Peter Eijlers and Fayisola Fasimoye.
Three new research positions are available to work on two new projects in the lab.
Understanding the mechanism of a nematode Achilles’ heel.
Research Technician - 3 year position, funded by the BBSRC - application deadline: 08/11/19.
Postdoctoral Research Fellow - 3 year position, funded by the BBSRC - application deadline: 08/11/19.
Recurrent evolution of a eukaryotic molecular trait: acquisition of polycistronic RNA processing.
PhD Studentship - 4 year, funded by EASTBIO BBSRC.
Rosie recently attended the meeting, Parasitic Helminths: New Perspectives in Biology and Infection Parasitic Helminths: New Perspectives in Biology and Infection, held on Hydra, Greece, where she presented some of the latest findings concerning the protein and RNA components of the spliced leader trans-splicing machinery.