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PhD student in Plant Sciences at Cambridge working on dissecting the molecular basis of C4 photosynthesis. Formerly plant biologist, data analyst, bioinformatician and programmer at the Millennium Seed Bank.

My expertise is in plant biology, genomics, transcriptomics and computational biology.

I write software in Objective-C, C++, Ruby, Python, Javascript and R.

Solvers.io is my attempt to help highly skilled developers use their skills to benefit the world's poorest, or to help solve crucial scientific problems.


Feb
21
comment Can siRNA induce DNA methylation in mammalian cells?
@Sergei you're right! That paper actually mentions piRNA-directed methylation, rather than siRNA. I'll leave it in the answer as it is still of relevance to the question.
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revised Plant's phylogeny tree to identify which of them are closer (genetically) with another plant
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answered Plant's phylogeny tree to identify which of them are closer (genetically) with another plant
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reviewed Close Refutation of Darwin's Random Evolution Theory
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