Profile – Paul Rutten



Paul Rutten

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DPhil Student


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Paul is a DPhil student on Oxford University’s Interdisciplinary Bioscience DTP programme. He works in the Poole group in the Plant Sciences department, currently studying the regulation of biological nitrogen fixation. Paul completed his Bachelor’s degree in Biochemistry at UCL, followed by a Masters in Systems and Synthetic Biology at Imperial College London. Outside the lab, Paul enjoys learning new languages and travelling.

Research Areas:

  • Symbiotic nitrogen fixation
  • Synthetic Biology

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