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  • Lindsey Goff

    Lindsey Goff


    Formerly immunologist for Cancer Research UK, Lindsey has since moved into the field of scientific publishing. She looks after all BPoD editorial matters.

  • Sophie Arthur

    Sophie Arthur

    Science Communications Officer MRC London Institute of Medical Sciences (LMS)

    Formerly a stem cell biologist, Sophie has since moved into science communication working at the MRC LMS. She also writes an award winning science and education blog Soph talks science.


  • Lauren Green

    Lauren Green

    Science Communications Intern MRC London Institute of Medical Sciences (LMS)

    Lauren is the current MRC LMS Science Communications Intern and is a student at the University of Southampton reading Biology. Her favourite topics to learn include genetics, cancer and physiology.

  • Sophie Arthur and Lucy Brown

    Sophie Arthur and Lucy Brown

    MRC LMS Science Communications Officer (SA) and Engagement Project Manager (LB)


  • John Ankers

    John Ankers


    A former researcher in cellular and systems biology, John is now writer, tutor and professional coach supporting the wellbeing of scientists and NHS professionals.


  • Kat Arney

    Kat Arney


    Dr Kat Arney is an award-winning science writer, broadcaster and public speaker, and is the founder and Creative Director of First Create The Media.


  • Georgina Askeland

    Georgina Askeland


    A recent graduate from UCL, Georgina is a keen molecular biologist with a passion for creating accessible science. She has a fascination with cell biology– from DNA to viral infection.

  • Matt Atherton

    Matt Atherton


    Matt is an environmental scientist turned science journalist, after completing degrees at the University of Plymouth and City University London respectively. Matt specialises in communicating health issues to the public.

  • Charlotte Rose Davison

    Charlotte Rose Davison

    Former MRC LMS Visiting Writer

    A recent University of Nottingham graduate, Charlotte is now a PhD candidate funded by the BBSRC. She has an unhealthy fascination with parasites and genetic abnormalities, which she loves to communicate to anyone who will listen.