Our Expertise

The IPP comprises leading scientists in numerous disciplines. Throughout your PhD, opportunities to work in collaboration with these scientists on the cutting edge of research will abound. Regular courses and workshops on the latest techniques along with hands-on practical courses will be offered, enabling you to grow your own expertise. Below you can find an overview of the disciplines and novel techniques available within IPP groups.


•    Ageing
•    Biomedicine
•    Bioinformatics
•    Cancer Research
•    Computational Biology
•    DNA methylation
•    Chromatin biology
•    Epigenetics, Transcriptional Control & Dynamics
•    Evolution and Social Behaviour
•    Genome Stability & DNA Repair
•    Genomics, Transcriptomics and Proteomics
•    Immunology
•    Neurobiology
•    Proteostasis
•    RNA Biology (Splicing, piRNAs, lncRNAs, R-loops)
•    Stem Cells, Reprogramming & Developmental Biology
•    Structural Biology
•    Systems Biology


•    Big Data Analysis
•    CRISPR/Cas
•    Disease Modelling
•    FACS
•    Genomics/Next Generation Sequencing (NGS)
•    Human Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells
•    In Vivo Cell Reprogramming
•    Microfluidics
•    Organoid Cultures
•    Protein Purification
•    Mass Spectrometry & Proteomics
•    Single Cell Transcriptomics
•    Single Molecule Spectroscopy
•    Super-resolution Microscopy
•    X-ray Crystallography