The Trivalent team

We are biomedical scientists with over 40 years' combined research experience who have undertaken further professional training to refine our editorial skills.

Ashley         Alison         Lesley

Previous employers
• College of Life Sciences, University of Dundee, UK
• Department of Biochemistry, University of Bristol, UK
• MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Cambridge, UK
• Edinburgh Cancer Research Centre, UK
• John Innes Centre, Norwich, UK
• London Research Institute, UK
• Scottish Crop Research Institute, UK
• Program in Molecular Medicine, UMASS, USA
• Institute of Microbiology and Genetics, University of
  Vienna, Austria

Ashley Craig BSc Biochemistry, PhD

  • Specialist knowledge of cancer signalling, mRNA translation, model organisms and plant biology
  • Held Royal Society of Edinburgh research fellowship
  • Extensive ESL editorial experience
  • Experienced HTML and web editor

Alison Sleigh BSc Biochemistry, PhD

  • Specialist knowledge of gene expression, protein–ligand interactions
  • Previous editorial experience with Pan Global Media (BioTech International and Food Engineering & Ingredients magazines)
  • Freelance editor with Pan Global Media and the SGM (proofreader for the Journal of General Virology)
  • CELTA qualified, working knowledge of French & German, ESL editing experience

Lesley Clayton BA Nat Sci, PhD

  • Specialist knowledge of cell & developmental biology, microbiology and plant biology
  • Held personal research funding
  • Extensive ESL editorial experience, primarily working for Japanese academics