Department of Biochemistry University of Oxford Department of Biochemistry
University of Oxford
South Parks Road
Oxford OX1 3QU

Tel: +44 (0)1865 613200
Fax: +44 (0)1865 613201
Lactose permease represented using bending cylinders in Bendix software
Caroline Dahl, Sansom lab
Epithelial cells in C. elegans showing a seam cell that failed to undergo cytokinesis
Serena Ding, Woollard lab
Collage of Drosophila third instar larva optic lobe
Lu Yang, Davis lab
First year Biochemistry students at a practical class
Image showing the global movement of lipids in a model planar membrane
Matthieu Chavent, Sansom lab
Anaphase bridges in fission yeast cells
Whitby lab
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The Department is establishing an Alumni Network and we are keen to add your name to this if you were in any way associated with the department in the past.

Oxford University Alumni Weekend 2015 - Saturday 19th September

Please email us your details to be included in this Network, and if you would specifically like to be put in touch with people, or have other contacts for us to add, please get in touch.

We welcome you to any of our events, seminars or other activities, but please do let us know ahead of time and we can be ready to meet you in person.

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Well known alumni and past members of the department include:

Sir Paul Nurse, FRS (Nobel Laureate)

Sir Hans Krebs, FRS (Nobel Laureate)

Rodney Porter, FRS (Nobel Laureate)

Sir Edwin Southern, FRS

Sir George Radda, FRS

Sir Alec Jeffreys, FRS

Dame Louise N Johnson, FRS

Sir David C Phillips, FRS

Sir Tom Blundell, FRS

Sir Rex Richards, FRS

Sir Rudolph Peters, FRS

Keith Dalziel, FRS

Robert Irvine, FRS

Robert Thompson, FRS

Sir Walter Bodmer, FRS


Contact us:;
telephone: +44 (0)1865 613212;
Ms Sarah-Jane Scard, Executive Assistant to the Head of Department.






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