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University of Lincoln
Brayford Pool
United Kingdom

About Csanad Bachrati

I joined the University of Lincoln in September 2012. Before moving to Lincoln I held postdoctoral positions in the Department of Oncology of the University of Oxford between September 2003 and March 2012, then from March 2012 in the Nuffield Department of Clinical Laboratory Sciences. Between September 2001 and September 2003 I held a Marie Curie Individual Fellowship in the ICRF (later CRUK) Laboratories of the Weatherall Institute of Molecular Medicine, University of Oxford.

Department Responsibilities

I am module leader for the Level 1 Genetics and Level 2 Molecular Biology modules. I supervise undergraduate research projects.

Subject Specialism

Molecular Cell Biology


  • Associate Fellow of the Higher Education Academy — 2012
  • PhD in Molecular and Cellular Biology — 2000
  • Diploma (equivalent to MSc) in Molecular Biology and Biotechnology — 1991


  • Marie Curie Individual Fellowship — 2001
  • Leverhulme Trust Fellowship for Visiting Scholars — 2000

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Research Interests

  • DNA helicases

  • DNA metabolism

  • DNA replication

  • Genome maintenance

  • mitochondrial DNA

  • Topoisomerases

Research Groups Memberships

Research Projects

  • Linking DNA Replication Initiation To Genome Instability and Bone Tumourigenesis in Mesenchymal Stem Cells — awarded £17500 by University of Lincoln Research Investment Fund in 2014
  • Organelle-specific function of human Type 1A topoisomerases — awarded £386000 by BBSRC in 2013

Research in the Lincoln Repository