Professor of Molecular Microbiology, University of Birmingham

Professor Grainger is an expert in the field of bacterial chromosome biology. He relocated his laboratory to the University of Birmingham in March 2011 having previously established a successful research group at the University of Warwick. He is a life-long supporter of Wolverhampton Wanderers FC and attributes his capacity to cope with the frequent disappointments that befall a research scientist to this. Take a look at what's currently going on in the Grainger lab here.


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    Professor, University of Birmingham