Edinburgh, 23 March 2016
Many congratulations go to Sophie Kneeshaw who on Wednesday 23 March successfully defended her PhD thesis!! Sophie was funded by the Biotechnology & Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC) and in her thesis work identified novel activities of thioredoxin enzymes that regulate plant immune responses. Sophie will remain in the Spoel Research Group as a postdoctoral researcher funded by the Wellcome Trust and ERC.
Many thanks to the internal and external examiners Karl Oparka (University of Edinburgh) and Jean-Philippe Reichheld (University of Perpignan), respectively, for their time and contribution!!