Stephan Uphoff awarded 2020 Lister Prize

Dr Stephan Uphoff

Dr Stephan Uphoff

Congratulations to Dr Stephan Uphoff on receiving the highly sought after 2020 Lister Institute Research Prize 

Every year the Lister Institute awards a handful of research prizes to outstanding early-career biomedical scientists.  This year out of 114 applications, 4 winners were chosen after evaluations and interviews via Zoom. 

Stephan was recognized for his highly innovative research programme in DNA repair. His laboratory develops tools to visualise DNA repair proteins at a single-molecule level and to detect mutation events within living bacterial cells. 

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Deepa Nath
9th August 2020