Care was taken to form groups balanced in terms of the students' educational background. This encouraged students to help one another.

All students

Hélio Ernesto Coronel Machado Pais

PhD Project

Supervisor: Vincent Moulton

Cosupervisor: Tamas Dalmay

Laboratory: Computational Biologogy Laboratory - UEA

University: University of East Anglia


Computational approaches to uncovering regulatory roles of sRNA in animals. University of East Anglia, UK (2011) pp.171. [pdf]


Pais H, Nicolas FE, Soond SM, Swingler TE, Clark IM, Chantry A, Moulton V, Dalmay T. Analyzing mRNA expression identifies Smad3 as a microRNA-140 target regulated only at protein level. RNA (2010) 16, 489-494.

Rathjen T, Pais H, Sweetman D, Moulton V, Munsterberg A, Dalmay T. High throughput sequencing of microRNAs in chicken somites. FEBS Lett. (2009) 583, 1422-1426.

Nicolas FE, Pais H, Schwach F, Lindow M, Kauppinen S, Moulton V, Dalmay T. Experimental identification of microRNA-140 targets by silencing and overexpressing miR-140. RNA (2008) 14, 2513-2520.