Thomas Newport

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Thomas Newport

Doctoral Student at the Doctoral Training Centre

Rex Richards Building,
South Parks Road,
Oxford
OX1 3QU

Web Design

What is Systems Biology?

Background

I obtained a Bachelor's Degree from the University of Oxford in Biological Sciences. Modules included evolution and development of plants and animals, epidemiology, immunology and ecology. My dissertation looked at developing new computational methods to detect very recent duplications using next generation sequencing data.

Research

Reconstruction of gene and genome duplications in Lupinus from RNAseq Data - Undergraduate Dissertation with Department of Plant Sciences, University of Oxford.

Employment

IT Assistant - St Hilda's College, Summer 2013.

Research Assistant - Department of Plant Sciences, Summer 2013.

Interests

Photography and Illustration - Gallery - Flickr - DA

Member of Oxford University Badminton Club

Bass/Baritone with St Hilda's College Choir

I am currently responsible for IT services at St Cross Ball 2014.