Deatker-profile

Andrew Deatker

Research assistant of the Krasileva Lab at The Sainsbury Laboratory (from September 2018, Assistant Specialist at University of California Berkeley).

2016 MRes Molecular Biology, Nottingham Trent University, UK

2015 BSc (Hons) Biochemistry, Nottingham Trent University, UK

During my time in the Krasileva lab i have been involved in the experimental design, organisation and planting of Wheat TILLING lines to test for disease resistance against yellow rust and other wheat pathogens. I have tested the wheat lines in the UK, Kenya and growth chamber pathology experiments, with further testing to include France and Italy.