University of Dundee

"Publishing your work in Nature journals"

Event Date: 
Tuesday, April 11, 2017 - 10:00
Event Location: 
MSI Small Lecture Theatre
Host: 
Professor Irwin McLean FRS FRSE FMedSci
Event Speaker: 
Dr Myles Axton
Institution: 
Chief Editor, Nature Genetics
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Biography:  Myles Axton has a degree in genetics from Cambridge University and got his Ph.D. from Imperial College, London in David M. Glover's cell cycle genetics research group. He continued with postdoctoral research at the University of Dundee, and then moved to the Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research to study DNA replication in Drosophila development with Terry L. Orr-Weaver. From 1995 to 2003 he was a University Lecturer in Molecular and Cellular Biology at the University of Oxford and a Tutorial Fellow of Balliol College. He joined Nature Genetics in 2003.