Laura is an experienced Data Engineer and Python Developer with a strong research background. After graduating from the University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne with a BSc in Human Genetics (First Class), Laura completed her DPhil in Biochemistry from the University of Oxford. As a Postdoctoral Research Associate (Oxford) she used Molecular Dynamics simulations to investigate the interactions between AMPA receptors (GluA2) and their accessory proteins (TARPs). Currently, she is working as a Senior Engineer in Elucidata, a software design company using Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning to create cutting-edge analytics and (big)data-processing products.