RILD Building Wellcome-Wolfson Centre
University of Exeter Medical School, RILD Building, RD&E Hospital Wonford, Barrack Road, Exeter, EX2 5DW, UK
Allison studied Biochemistry at the University of Birmingham. During her studies she completed a placement year at Merck Sharp and Dohme’s UK Discovery Centre which focuses on diseases of aging, in particular neurodegeneration. She is currently a PhD student in the Rare Diseases group at the University of Exeter Medical School. Her thesis title is ‘Developing a New Blood Test to Revolutionise Diagnosis and Management of Motor Neurone Disease’.
- MSci in Biochemistry with Professional Placement, University of Birmingham
Allison’s research interests are in identifying and understanding the genetic causes and molecular basis of neurological disorders.
- Thesis title: Developing a New Blood Test to Revolutionise Diagnosis and Management of Motor Neurone Disease