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School of the Biological Sciences



Group Leader, Sainsbury Laboratory

Sebastian Schornack's research revolves around microbe-induced host cell reprogramming by effector proteins that are shuttled into plant cells. Learn more


Research Areas

Plant microbe interactions
Plant development
Colonisation processes
Intracellular symbiosis
Biochemical mechanisms


Confocal imaging
Protein biochemistry
Genome editing
Plant transformation


Research Themes