Thomas Gillen

Staff Position: 
EASTBIO Research Experience Placement Student
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Past Member To and From Dates: 
June-August 2022
Past Member Current Position: 
Student at the University of Dundee

Thomas is a second year Biochemistry undergraduate student at the University of Dundee who has recently been accepted onto the EASTBIO Research Experience Placement scheme, a program intending to develop the laboratory skills and etiquette of its candidates. With a keen interest in organic chemistry and cell biology, he's currently working on a project that is developing tools for cell-based assays into BET-Protein degradation caused by PROTACs through the development of shRNA knockdown sequences for VHL and CRBN. When not working or studying, he enjoys reading, writing, sports, the outdoors and listing.