Current members


Group photo

March 2015 - Left-to-right: Nouf, Grace, Daniel, Tom, Francesco, Andrew, Avneet, Saba

Group photo

December 2007 - Left-to-right: Abhi, Craig, Lisa, Jake, Andrew, Sri

Post docs


Craig Porter worked on a small grant from the BBSRC Sparking Impact Fund to enhance our Bioplib library and make it available for public use (2014-2015). He is now working on abYsis (2015-)

Mark Dibley is working on processing antibody sequences from nextgen sequencing using Mixcr (2016-)

PhD students

Narayan Jayaram is a UCL IMPACT student working on looking at the effects of mutations at the DNA level (i.e. effects on splice sites and transcription factor binding sites) and integrating this into SAAPdb. (2011-2016) [Thesis as submitted]

Tom Northey is a BBSRC CASE student sponsored by UCB, working on antibody stability and prediction of B-cell epitopes - particularly those that may occur on antibodies. (2012-2016)

Francesco Carbone is a UCL IMPACT studend sponsored by the Foundation for Innovative New Diagnostics working on mutations in G6PD. (2012-2016) [Thesis as submitted]

Saba Ferdous is a UCL-ORS student working on the nature of antibody-antigen interactions with a view to developing peptide vaccines. (2013-2016)

Kirsty Wood is a visiting PhD student looking at amyloidogenic antibody sequences. (2016)

MSc/MRes project students

Irene Del Hierro is a Birkbeck Masters student working on incorporating VH/VL packing prediction into antibody modelling.

Shanghao Rong is a Birkbeck Masters student working on analysis of rabbit gene conversion.