Professor Emran Chowdhury joins Clore Laboratory as a Commonwealth Fellow

6 October 2008

Professor Emran Chowdhury, from the University of Dhaka, Bangladesh, has joined the Clore Laboratory, University of Buckingham, UK, on a Commonwealth Scholarship for a six- month period. Professor Chowdhury obtained his BSc and MSc degrees at Dhaka University, Bangladesh, and his PhD in Biotechnology at Ehime University, Japan.

While at the Clore Laboratory, Professor Chowdhury will study a novel transcription factor associated with pancreatic islet cell dysfunction in association with Dr Jacqueline O’Dowd and Professor Mike Cawthorne.