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Last Updated

25/07/2018

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About Yvonne Nyathi

I joined the University of Lincoln as a lecturer in the school of life science in 2017. 2014- 2016 Postdoctoral Research Associate (Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health, University of Manchester). 2013- 2015 Associate Lecturer (Manchester Metropolitan University). 2010- 2013 Postdoctoral Research Associate (Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health, University of Manchester). 2010- Research and development Scientist (Aptuscan Limited (now part of Avacta). I worked in a spin out company of Leeds University for six months immediately after completing my PhD.

Department Responsibilities

I lecture across a range of modules in the school of life sciences.

Subject Specialism

Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Cell Biology,

Qualifications

  • Postgraduate Certificate in Academic Practice (PGCAP)
  • PhD
  • MSc (infection and immunity)
  • BSc (Hons)

Awards

  • The Biochemical Society — £3980.00,
  • Royal society — £15.000,

Orcid ID

0000-0002-0221-7428

Research Interests

  • Membrane protein biogenesis and protein targeting

  • Protein aggregation and disease

  • Peptide aptamers

  • Development of novel antimicrobial agents

  • Protein expression and optimisation

Research Groups Memberships

Research Projects

  • A method for rapidly depleting QC components in mammalian cells — awarded £3980 by Biochemical Society in 2018
  • Mutagenesis and characterisation of the role of the ribosome in membrane protein translocation — awarded £15000 by Royal Society in 2017

Research in the Lincoln Repository


Module Responsibilities

  • Module leader - Biological analysis (BCH2001M) — 2017 to Present

Professional Affiliations