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John Innes Centre appoint two new Group Leaders


JIC are delighted to announce the appointment of two new Group Leaders, Professor Matt Hutchings and Dr Philip Carella, who will be joining us in August 2020.

Professor Hutchings is joining us from our Norwich Research Park partners, the University of East Anglia, where his group works on the specialised metabolites made by Streptomyces species and closely related actinomycete bacteria, these include more than half of all known antibiotics.

Dr Carella will join from the Sainsbury Laboratory at the University of Cambridge, where has been working with Dr Sebastian Schornack, to study interactions between filamentous microbes and non-vascular early divergent land plants.

Read the full news story here: https://www.jic.ac.uk/news/two-new-group-leaders-appointed/