Our research spans from biophysical mechanism to molecular behaviour in organisms to discover how proteins and lipids control rearrangements of the actin cytoskeleton.


  • October 2018:

    Pantelis joins the lab as our newest PhD student!

  • September 2018:

    Jenny goes to Physics of Cells meeting in Harrogate.

    Hanae attends the ECF meeting in Prague.

  • August 2018:

    We say goodbye to Iris who is moving back to her native Germany. We wish her all the Best!

  • July 2018:

    Ben and Yoshiko’s paper is published in JCS!

  • February 2018:

    We bid farewell to Claire (joint postdoc with the Lilley lab in Biochemistry) who is taking a position in Greg Hannon’s lab, and Ben who will pursue new opportunities and adventures in his native France. Good luck to both of them!

  • January 2018:

    Vasja gives an invited workflow talk on image analysis of filopodia at the NEUBIAS Bioimage Analysis Community Conference in Szeged, Hungary

    Here’s what twitter had to say…
    Alex linking our github: link
    Dave’s first attempt: link
    Dave finds the help dialog: link
    Vasja strikes a pose: link

    We are now in the top 5% of Altmetric research scores! link