Dr Esther Pearl


Programme Manager – Experimental Design

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Esther supports our work in experimental design, analysis and reporting. She works on the implementation of the ARRIVE guidelines and the Experimental Design Assistant (EDA). She is a member of the Policy and Outreach Group.


PhD, Biochemistry
University of Otago, 2003 – 2006
Requirements for splicing by Cne PRP8, a novel intein from Cryptococcus neoformans

BSc (Hons), Biochemistry
University of Otago, 1999 – 2003

NC3Rs publications

Percie du Sert N, Ahluwalia A, Alam S, Avey MT, Baker M, Browne W, Clark A, Cuthill IC, Dirnagl U, Emerson M, Garner P, Holgate ST, Howells DW, Hurst V, Karp NA, Lidster K, Maccallum CJ, Macleod M, Pearl EJ, Petersen O, Rawle F, Reynolds P, Rooney K, Sena ES, Silberberg SD, Steckler T and Würbel H (2019). Reporting animal research: Explanation and Elaboration for the ARRIVE guidelines 2019. bioRxiv 703355. doi:10.1101/703355