Dr Helen Brabham

Team Leader
The 2Blades Group

I am motivated by discovering new and sustainable approaches to improving food security: ensuring scientific knowledge and understanding is translated into real-world benefits. In particular, I am interested in eradicating devastating plant diseases, especially as a changing climate expands the global disease landscape.


Brabham HJ, Hernández-Pinzón I, Holden S, Lorang J, Moscou MJ (2017)

An ancient integration in a plant NLR is maintained as a trans-species polymorphism. bioRxiv preprint Dec 25, 2017 doi:

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Job History

2012 – 2015 BSc Biology, University of Bristol, UK