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The HUDSEN network is updated and maintained by the Human Developmental Genetics (HDG) Group at the University of Newcastle. The HDG group are involved in a a variety of projects including DGEMap, HDBR, and NG Embryo.  For more information, please see the relevant websites.

If you want to be included in our list of members, please see the Get Involved page.

Prof Bob Anderson

Institute of Human Genetics, Newcastle University

Prof Malcolm Atkinson

National e-Science Centre (NeSC)

Prof Richard Baldock

MRC Human Genetics Unit, Edinburgh

Prof Jonathan Bard

Emeritus Professor, University of Edinburgh

Prof Peter Brezany

University of Vienna

Dr Irina Bystron

University of Oxford and St Petersburg

Dr Gavin Clowry

Institute of Neuroscience, University of Newcastle

Prof Andrew Copp

UCL Institute of Child Health, London

Dr John Cork

Department of Cell Biology & Anatomy, Louisiana State University

Dr Heather Etchevers

Dr Dianne Gerelli

Institute of Child Health, University College London


University of Manchester

Dr Jane Kaye

University of Oxford

Dr Janet Kerwin

Institute of Human Genetics, Newcastle University

Prof Wenxin Li

State Key Laboratory of Virology, College of Life Sciences, Wuhan University, P.R. China

Prof Susan Lindsay

Institute of Human Genetics, University of Newcastle

Dr Paloma Merchan

Universidad Murcia


University of Oxford

Dr Marie-Laure Muiras


Prof Vladimir Otellin

Russian Academy of Medical Sciences

Prof Aurora Plomer

University of Sheffield

Prof Luis Puelles

Universidad de Murcia

Dr Ferechte Razavi

Prof Joel Saltz

Ohio State University

Dr Juan Sandoval

Universidad de Murcia

Dr Asli Silahtaroglu

University of Copenhagen

Dr Robert Stevens

School of Computer Science, University of Manchester

Dr Ken Taylor

Policy, Ethics and Life Sciences (PEALS) Research Centre, Newcastle University

Prof Niels Tommerup

University of Copenhagen

Dr Jano van Hemert

School of Informatics, University of Edinburgh

Prof Michel Vekemans

Prof Paul Watson

School of Computing Science, Newcastle University

Dr Simon Woods

Policy, Ethics and Life Sciences (PEALS) Research Centre, Newcastle University