CNBP welcomes its newest PhD student, Shathili Abdulrahman (Shazy) at Macquarie University node. Following his graduation from the University of Sydney (Molecular Biology and Genetics), Shazy successfully finished a Master of Research under CNBP Chief Investigator Professor Nicki Packer, investigating sugar involvement in microbial pathogenicity.
He is now a CNBP PhD student involved in the ‘Discover’ research theme and the ‘Spark of Life’ biological challenge. His main aim is to quantify/discover target molecules influencing female fertility using -omics technologies. His thesis title is ‘The role of glycosylation in reproductive biology.’