The research interests of members of the Department of Molecular and Cell Biology cover a wide area from physico-chemical mechanisms through to cell physiology and pharmacology, and developmental biology.

Areas of research in the Department can be divided into the following broad themes:

Structural Biology

Structural Biology

 (on LISCB site)

Cell Proliferation and Differentiation

Cell Biology


Channels, Receptors and Signalling

Channels, Receptors and Signalling


Regulation of Gene Expression

Gene regulation


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