Dr Rachel Watson | Postdoctoral Fellow

Watson, Rachel

A number of candidate genes have been implicated in human metabolic disease through both genome-wide association studies and the analysis of whole-exome sequence data. I am working to provide functional data relating to these candidate genes and to investigate their role in metabolic disease.

Watson, Rachel
Rachel's Timeline
2012

Postdoctoral Fellow, Metabolic Disease Group, Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute

PhD – Babraham Institute, University of Cambridge (The role of Akt2 in skeletal muscle)

2008

BA (Hons) Natural Sciences, University of Cambridge