PhD Student: Yui Bong Alexander Wan
Alex's research involves the use of bioinformatics analysis, in-vitro methods and animal models to identify, validate and understand the genetic causes of thoracic aortic aneurysms and dissection.
Alex graduated with a BSc in Genetics from Queen Mary and Westfield College, and obtained a distinction for his Master's Degree at St. George's, University of London.
Prior to his PhD, Alex worked in the South West Thames Regional Genetics Service. Beyond work, his passions are with family, travelling and cooking.