Tom Wight

Tom has now left the group after graduating to join the group of Nathalie Juge at the IFR in Norwich- we wish him all the best for the future.

2011-present: University of Sheffield, MBiolSci degree
2014: 2nd year summer placement crystallising the H subunit of the magnesium chelatase complex in Rhodobacter sphaeroides in the laboratory of Professor Neil Hunter
2014: 3rd year project and summer placement on the mla system in Campylobacter jejuni in the laboratory of Professor Dave Kelly
Current Work
I am working on my 4th year MBiolSci project on tf0036, a GH20 hexosaminidase in Tannerella forsythia. I will be characterising the activity of this enzyme and investigating its potential as a virulence factor.