Catherine Truman

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Catherine Truman, Timetable

Doctoral Student at the

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


  • 2014-2017 Biochemistry BSc. University of Warwick
  • 2017-2021 PhD, Interdisciplinary Bioscience. University of Oxford
  • Interests

    My research interests are varied in the sphere of molecular and physiological biochemistry. I have carried out work on sub-cellular organelles and am due to carry out research on virology, cell-to-cell transport mechanisms and RNA transport in cells.


  • Completed a 6-week short project at the University of Warwick testing the confocal morphology of A. thaliana endoplasmic reticulum in response to stress.
  • Due to complete a 12-week project at Oxford Brookes University in the role of Malat-1 in bystander response via exosomes.
  • Due to complete a 12-week project at the University of Oxford in HIV virology




  • Competent in confocal microscopy
  • Familiar with programming languages R, Python and Matlab
  • Have completed programming, statistics, bioinformatics and mathematics courses at the University of Oxford Doctoral Training Centre