Sofia won the poster prize at the 2022 British Yeast meeting!

  • Posted on: 10 September 2022
  • By: sglab

Our Wellcome Trust iCM PhD student Sofia Esteban Serna attended the 2022 Brittish Yeast meeting.

She presented her work on what we believe is a new mechanism for co-transcriptionally regulating noise in gene expression during stress responses. 

From the Microbiology Society Website:


"British Yeast Group 2022: From Genomes to Cells took place on 7–9 September 2022 and was held at the University College London, UK.

Over the three days at British Yeast Group 2022, delegates showcased their research and excellent posters. Our flagship journal, Microbiology, sponsored the Best Science Poster Prize and is pleased to announce the winner selected by members of the organising committee: 

Sofia Esteban Serna, University of Edinburgh, UK who won for the poster titled, 'A Co-transcriptional Regulatory Mechanism Tightly Controls Gene Expression during Stress in Budding Yeast'. "