Identifying novel genetic risk factors for colorectal cancer

Project Details

Identifying novel genetic loci across the spectrum of risk, from high- to low-penetrance variants, through the use of whole genome and whole exome sequencing in families with multiple CRC-affected individuals and through case-control genome-wide association studies (GWAS).

Research Group

Buchanan laboratory: Oncogenomics (colorectal cancer)

Faculty Research Themes


School Research Themes

Cancer in Biomedicine, Molecular Mechanisms of Disease

Key Contact

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Department / Centre


Unit / Centre

Buchanan laboratory: Oncogenomics (colorectal cancer)