Dr Marta Kanabus
Trainee Patent Attorney
Marta obtained a first class honours degree in Biomedical Science from Glasgow Caledonian University. Marta then received a scholarship from UCL to study for a master’s degree in Genetics. Marta then stayed at UCL, where she undertook an industry funded PhD in Biochemistry.
Marta's doctoral research was aimed at developing new treatments for mitochondrial diseases. Marta was also involved in a number of other projects which focused on finding new genes underlying mitochondrial disorders and functional work to understand the disease mechanisms. She is now in the final stage of completing her PhD thesis.
Marta joined HGF in October 2014.