Diane Lees-Murdock

Diane Lees-Murdock portrait

University of Ulster


Dr Diane Lees-Murdock is a Lecturer at Ulster University, UK. Her research interests are in epigenetic mechanisms with a focus on the role of nutrition in epigenetic modifications occurring during key developmental periods.

Diane is also using an iPSC model to investigate and modulate epigenetic changes in osteoarthritis, aiming to improve treatment for patients. In teaching, Diane has developed and leads the fully online PgCerti/Diploma Stem Cell Biology programme, funded by BBSRC, to train students for a career in the stem cell industry, research or related medical and legal fields.