Aditya Sankar

Aditya Sankar

Assistant professor

I graduated from a B.Tech in Biotechnology from SASTRA University, India in 2009. I did my Masters by Research in Cancer Biology at Imperial College London before spending one year at the EMBL Mouse Biology Unit in Rome and 6 months at the IMBA in Vienna. I started my PhD in the Helin group in March 2013. I enjoy quizzing, football, backpacking,cooking Indian food and music.

Primary fields of research

Epigenetics, Genomic Imprinting and Genome editing

Fields of interest

DNA methylation and chromatin dynamics, piRNA metabolism, genomic impritning and germ cell development

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