Postdoctoral Scientist

Sarah Pottinger

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My research is focused on how plants recognise pathogens through the use of specialised resistance proteins. I am interested in both the identification of new resistance proteins and the investigation of how these proteins work on the cellular and molecular level.

Job history

  • 2022 -

    Postdoctoral Scientist

    The Sainsbury Laboratory, Norwich, UK
  • 2015 - 2022

    PhD Student

    Indiana University, Bloomington
  • 2013 - 2015

    Post Baccalaureate Intern

    Max Planck Institute for Chemical Ecology
  • 2009 - 2013

    Undergraduate Student

    University of Leeds, UK