Laura Baers obtained a PhD in Biochemistry at the University of Cambridge. Laura's PhD research focused on biotechnology and synthetic biology approaches to engineer photosynthetic organisms with beneficial traits. Outcomes for this work have been published in leading peer-reviewed journals, and presented at conferences globally.
Prior to her PhD, Laura conducted research into photosynthesis and heavy metal toxicity in plants at Imperial College London and the University of Southampton, where she gained a first class degree in Biology.
At IDTechEx, Laura covers Biotechnology.