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Life Sciences


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Sarah is a trainee patent attorney working as part of our life sciences team. 

Areas of Expertise

  • Plant science
  • Transcriptomics


Sarah has a degree in Biological Sciences from Oxford University. She completed her PhD at Warwick University in plant pathology looking at how pathogen effectors manipulate the plant immune response. She then worked as a post-doc in the Centre for Novel Agricultural Products at York University on plant responses to biotic stress.

Sarah joined Mewburn Ellis LLP in 2020.