Mr James Pearce
Living Systems Institute
Living Systems Institute, University of Exeter, Stocker Road, Exeter, EX4 4QD
Final Year PhD student working with Galleria mellonella.
I have been developing transgenesic tools for this insect model, increasing it's potential to replace rodent models for infection studies and drug discovery as well as broadening its ability to be used in other applications.
University of Bristol: BSc. Hons. 2011 - 2014
University of Exeter: 2018 - Present
Arctec (LSHTM): 2016 - 2018
Project Title: Early Development and Genetic Engineering of Galleria mellonella for Drug Discovery
Funding: University of Exeter & DSTL