Genomics at the University of Essex

The University of Essex has made a strategic expansion into genetics and epigenetics. We now have a number of faculty members forming the nucleus of a cluster of excellence in this area, with brand new laboratory and computing infrastructure. See our recent papers.

  • 09-10-2018.
    From Tuesday 30 July to Friday 2 August 2019, IADS summer school will give an introduction to R. This course will be directed by Dr. Zabet assisted by Tyler Gorrie-Stone.

  • 01-10-2018.

    We are recruiting an IADS Fellow  with the opportunity to become a Lecturer in the School of Biological Sciences.


  • 01-10-2018. Tyler Gorrie-Stone (Genomics Group PhD student) published his work on the analysis of large DNA methylation datasets.

    Bigmelon - DNA Methylation
  • 01-10-2018. Congratulations to Mohab Helmy for submitting his PhD thesis. Mohab was the first PhD student of the genomic group at University of Essex!