Key words: lipids, organelles, trafficking, protein turnover, cytoskeleton, cell cycle, cell adhesion and migration, phagocytosis, apoptosis, matrix biology, neurotransmitters, structures, cell walls, nuclear motors, glycobiology, glycosylation, micro-organisms, membrane fusion, synaptic function, ion channels, neuronal signalling, exocytosis, endocytosis, secretion.


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King's College London, UK 

Keywords: endosomes, membrane traffic, ESCRT-machinery, viral budding, HIV-1, cytokinesis Website


London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK

Keywords: secretion; organelles, infection, pathogen-host interactions, B lymphocytes, Epstein-Barr virus, antibody production, live cell imaging, neonatal meningitis, pathogenic E. coli, endothelial cell invasion and transcytosis, noninvasive in vivo imaging Website

Sarah Woolner

University of Manchester, UK

Keywords: mitosis, oriented cell division, tissue morphogenesis, Xenopus, in vivo imaging, mechanosensing Website

University of Oxford, UK

Keywords: chromosome segregation, mitosis, microtubules, kinetochore, trypanosomes


University College London, UK

Keywords: clathrin-dependent endocytosis, clathrin-independent endocytosis, membrane curvature, membrane traffic, cell quiescence and dormancy

Mike Deeks
University of Exeter, UK

Keywords: plant, cell polarity, actin, microtubules, plant disease defence, membrane traffic, cell morphogenesis Website

University of Bath, UK

Keywords: The ubiquitin system, deubiquitinases, E3 ubiquitin ligases, protein degradation, cell proliferation, mitochondria


University of Sheffield, UK


Keywords: vertebrate cell adhesion and the actin cytoskeleton, muscular dystrophies

University of Warwick, UK

Keywords: development, cell signalling, RNA localisation, translation, zebrafish