All PhD students have their own projects to work on. It is your sole focus for about 4 years of your life so understandably you would want to pursue your research question as far and wide as the time (and money!) permits you. However, regardless of how independent you are as a researcher, you will […]Read More How to be a good labmate.
Hello and welcome to yet another insight into my daily life as a PhD student in a stem cell lab! After a slow January with cells and experiments, February is here and the incubator is overflowing with cells – mainly for my experiments actually so I thought it was time to update you with another […]Read More A day in the life of a PhD student. Chapter 4.
Huge apologies for the delay in posting this blog! This week has been super busy for me and it had plans to actually have a bit of a social life on the weekend so I couldn’t turn that down. But anyway, I thought it was time for a BRAND NEW feature! As I’m sure I’ve […]Read More Science@Home. DIY DNA.
As I’m sure you are all aware, tomorrow is February 14th – which for some people is a fantastic day of the year where they celebrate their love with their other half and for others is just another day. So whether you’re loved up or a singleton on this particular day of the year – […]Read More ValentinesScience: Stem cells could repair your broken heart.
Welcome to my first ever guest blog post! I’ve been very excited to get different PhD perspectives and experiences as part of my blog so it can become more of an encyclopedia of knowledge for any prospective PhD students out there, or anyone that is curious to be honest! I have a serious case of […]Read More Guest blog: How to infuse more travel into your PhD
Anyone that knows me will know that I love three things – science, talking about science and travel! I do obviously have loads more interests and hobbies, but these are three that I share with this month’s Scientist in the Spotlight. Let me introduce to you – Catia B. This morning I’ve woken up in my post-Super […]Read More Scientist in the Spotlight. Catia B.
How is it February already?! I swear it was only last weekend that I was in bed all day nursing my New Year’s Day hangover! I would like to think there would be some signs that Spring is on it’s way – but that is not looking likely here as I look out of the […]Read More ‘Cellfie’ of the month: February 2017