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Claire Abel

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Environmental and Biochemical Sciences
Environmental and Biochemical Sciences
Research Assistant
+44 (0)344 928 5428 (*)

The James Hutton Institute
Aberdeen AB15 8QH
Scotland UK


Claire has over 20 years laboratory experience including nine years in microbiological laboratories and two years with Scottish Water, before joining the Institute in 2002 where she has worked in both the Soils and Catchment Management groups.

Current research interests

She has experience in field sample and data collection, a wide range of laboratory techniques, diatom identifications to genus/species level, and also DNA analysis. Claire also worked in the Soils Group from 2004-2005. She successfully gained an HND with distinction in Sustainable Environmental Management in 2009.

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The James Hutton Research Institute is the result of the merger in April 2011 of MLURI and SCRI. This merger formed a new powerhouse for research into food, land use, and climate change.