The team

Dr Luisa OrsiniDr Luisa Orsini, Director

Dr Orsini's expertise lies in environmental genomics and transcriptomics. Her research aims to identify evolutionary responses of aquatic organisms to climatic and other anthropogenic changes.

kissane-stephen-230x230Mr Stephen Kissane, Facility Manager

Mr Kissane was awarded a Bsc in biosciences from Birmingham University in 1999. Since then he has accumulated 18 years of experience in molecular biology, including in the specialised areas of microarrays technology, sequencing, quantitative PCR and automated sample processing

Bioinformatics team

We collaborate with the Centre of Computational Biology at the University of Birmingham to provide expert bioinformatics support. Contact person at the CCB here (