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Thomas Adams

Staff picture: Thomas Adams
Cell and Molecular Sciences
Cell and Molecular Sciences
Molecular PCN Resistance Researcher
+44 (0)344 928 5428 (*)

The James Hutton Institute
Dundee DD2 5DA
Scotland UK


Tom is a Molecular PCN Resistance Researcher working within the CMS department.

Current research interests

  • Identification of novel resistances to Potato Cyst Nematodes from Solanum species
  • Improving knowledge of known resistance genes against Potato Cyst Nematodes

Past research

  • 2022 - Present: Molecular PCN Resistance Researcher, The James Hutton Institute
  • 2019 - 2021: Postdoctoral Researcher, Diane Saunders Group (The John Innes Centre, Norwich):
    Investigating variation within wheat rusts, especially yellow rust.
  • 2015 - 2019: PhD at NIAB-EMR and the University of Reading
    Thesis title: Pathogenomics of Phytophthora fragariae, the causal agent of strawberry red core disease


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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.