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Louise Appleton


Clinical Trial Manager


  • I have over 30 years’ experience working in scientific research for the University of Oxford in the areas of Molecular Biology, Immunology, Cell Biology and Genetics
  • I joined NDORMS in 2007 as a Research Technician for Professor Paul Wordsworth’s research group to work on the Genetics of Ankylosing Spondylitis study
  • In 2016, I joined Professor Andrew Carr’s group as a Research Assistant in Tendon Biology
  • I am currently affiliated to Associate Professors Stephanie Dakin’s and Sarah Snelling’s research groups



  • Higher National Certificate in Applied Biology (1986) – Oxford Brookes University (previously known as Oxford Polytechnic)
  • BSc (Hons 2.1) in Life Science (2014) – Open University whilst working for NDORMS.