This theme is focused on understanding how cells and organisms develop, and how this is regulated on a cellular level.

Major Areas of Existing Expertise and Excellence
  • Cell and signalling biology
  • Developmental biology
  • Epigenetics
  • Neuroscience
  • Nutrition
  • Plant science
  • Regenerative medicine
Industrial Links
  • Medical devices and technologies
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Precision medicine / diagnostic tools
SULSA Scientific Advisors

University of Aberdeen

Professor Lynda Erskine and Professor Iain McEwan

University of Dundee

Professor Victoria Cowling

University of Edinburgh

Dr Steven Spoel

University of Glasgow

Professor Andrew Tobin

Heriot-Watt University

Dr Stephen Yarwood

University of St Andrews

Dr Karen Spencer

University of Strathclyde

Dr Shuzo Sakata