Florence Young, a former Department of Biochemistry student, has won the 2022 British Society for Cell Biology (BSCB) PhD Award - Raff Medal. Florence studied for her combined undergraduate and Masters degree in the Department of Biochemistry and graduated with Honours in 2017. During her Masters, Florence worked in the Ilan Davis lab and was studying cytoplasmic mRNA localisation in the Drosophila larval brain. Florence then completed her PhD in Dr Simon Bullock's lab at the Medical Research Council Laboratory of Molecular Biology.
You can follow Florence on Twitter on @FlorenceLYoung and find further information about her award-winning research on the BSCB's website: BSCB PhD Award - Raff Medal Winner 2022
Credit: British Society for Cell Biology 2022
15th March 2022