Rasa Elmentaite

PhD Student


This person is a member of Sanger Institute Alumni.

Rasa has completed an integrated BSc and MSc degree in Molecular and Cellular biology with Biotechnology at the University of Glasgow. She is a Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute PhD student jointly supervised by Sarah Teichmann, Ludovic Vallier and Matthias Zilbauer.

Rasa has a wet lab background and an interest in computational scRNA-seq analyses. As part of her PhD project, she is working on deciphering dynamics of transcriptional control and cell fate decisions during tissue patterning and organogenesis.