Rita San-Bento

PhD Student

Brief Description
Currently, I am undertaking a PhD in Molecular Plant Biology at the University of Edinburgh. I previously studied Biological Engineering in Technical University of Lisbon, Portugal, which included an Erasmus program in Copenhagen, Denmark, where I carried out a project in yeast molecular biology.


  • Epidermal Cell-Fate in Embryogenesis

Work Contribution within SIREN

  • Description of Cross-Regulated Network built by Key Transcription Factors in Early Embryo

Working Group
Gwyneth Ingram

Expected Secondments
Dolf Weijers' lab and Gerd Jürgens' lab

Ecole Normale Supérieure de Lyon
UMR5667, Reproduction et Développement des Plantes (RDP)
Allée d'Italie 46
69364/07 Lyon

Ecole Normale Supérieure de Lyon