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Leighton Pritchard

  • Computational Biologist
  • James Hutton Institute
  • 0ReadersNumber of instances of Leighton's publications in Mendeley libraries. Updated daily.
  • 45PublicationsNumber of items in Leighton's My Publications folder on Mendeley.

Research interests

bioinformaticscomputational biologyBiopythonPythonmetabolic pathwaysmetabolic modellingDickeyaPectobacteriumPhytophthoraoomycetessoft-rot bacteriapotatoessynthetic biologysystems biologyPlant pathology

Followers (2)

  • Peter Cock

    Peter Cock

  • Niklaus Grunwald

    Niklaus GrunwaldPlant Pathology and Plant-Microbe Biology Section, School of Integrative Plant Science, Cornell University

Following (2)

  • Peter Cock

    Peter Cock

  • Niklaus Grunwald

    Niklaus GrunwaldPlant Pathology and Plant-Microbe Biology Section, School of Integrative Plant Science, Cornell University

Publications (5)

  • Alignment-free design of highly discriminatory diagnostic primer sets for Escherichia coli O104:H4 outbreak strains.

    • Pritchard L
    • Holden N
    • Bielaszewska M
    • et al.
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  • Genetic characterization of the HrpL regulon of the fire blight pathogen Erwinia amylovora reveals novel virulence factors.

    • McNally R
    • Toth I
    • Cock P
    • et al.
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  • Identification and localisation of the NB-LRR gene family within the potato genome

    • Jupe F
    • Pritchard L
    • Etherington G
    • et al.
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  • A systems biology perspective on plant-microbe interactions: Biochemical and structural targets of pathogen effectors

    • Pritchard L
    • Birch P
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  • Genome sequence and analysis of the Irish potato famine pathogen Phytophthora infestans.

    • Haas B
    • Kamoun S
    • Zody M
    • et al.
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Professional experience

Computational Biologist

The James Hutton Institute

April 2011 - Present

Education history

BA (Hons) Mathematics

The Open University

February 2005 - December 2013(9 years)

PhD

University of Strathclyde

September 1996 - September 1999(3 years)

BSc (Hons) Forensic and Analytical Chemistry

University of Strathclyde

September 1992 - September 1996(4 years)