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Elizabeth Patton

Name
Elizabeth
Last name
Patton
Bio

Dr. E. Elizabeth Patton is currently a Group Leader at the MRC Institute for Genetics and Molecular Medicine in Edinburgh, with a specific interest in melanoma. Dr. Patton received a BSc (Honours) degree from King’s College at Dalhousie University and a PhD from the University of Toronto, followed by a Postdoctoral Fellowship at Harvard Medical School and The University of Oxford.  Her laboratory currently uses zebrafish and mice as model systems to understand the genetics of melanocyte and melanoma development.

Working Group: Industry Working Group

 

Areas of Interest
Cell and Molecular Biology
Institution/Company
University of Edinburgh
Key words
genetics, melanoma

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Matthew Smith is a Senior Lecturer and Director of Research for History at the University of Strathclyde, and a member of the Centre for the Social History of Health and Healthcare. Drawn to divisive topics in medicine, his research concentrates on mental health, allergy, food and nutrition, child health and environmental medicine.