Cancer in Biomedicine

Cancer research programs within the School focus on characterising the molecular mechanisms responsible for cancer progression, predisposition and resistance to treatment

Groups / Projects Research Lead Dept / Centre
Analysing genetic roles of RNA-binding proteins and alternative splicing in Drosophila stem cells Professor Gary Hime Anatomy and Neuroscience
Applications of Nanopore sequencing Dr Mike Clark Anatomy and Neuroscience
Ascher laboratory: Structural biology and bioinformatics Dr David Ascher
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Bo&MeRanG Research Projects Dr Marie Greyer
Bogoyevitch laboratory: Regulatory biology Associate Professor Marie Bogoyevitch
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Cheng laboratory: Molecular enzymology of protein kinases and phosphatases involved in human diseases Associate Professor Heung-Chin Cheng
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Clinical Proteomics Dr Jonathon Mangum Pharmacology and Therapeutics
EMT regulators in intestinal and germline stem cells Professor Gary Hime Anatomy and Neuroscience
Hime laboratory: Stem cell genetics Professor Gary Hime
Anatomy and Neuroscience
Hinde laboratory: Biophysics of Nuclear Organisation Dr Elizabeth Hinde
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Mangum Lab: Translational Proteomics Dr Jonathan Mangum
Pharmacology and Therapeutics
Mantamadiotis laboratory: Cancer signalling Dr Theo Mantamadiotis
Microbiology and Immunology
Migration of melanoma cells in the neural crest environment Dr Sonja McKeown Anatomy and Neuroscience
Molecular mechanisms of drug resistance in cancer Dr Jonathon Mangum Pharmacology and Therapeutics
Novel interventions to treat cardiac cachexia in cancer and chemotherapy Dr Kate Murphy Physiology
Novel regulators of germline stem cells Professor Gary HIme Anatomy and Neuroscience
Parker Laboratory: Structural biology and computational drug design Professor Michael Parker
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Regulation of telomerase activity in B cells Dr Asolina Braun Microbiology and Immunology
Reid laboratory: Proteomics and lipidomics in health and disease Professor Gavin E. Reid
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Restoring immunocompetency in Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia Professor Fabienne Mackay Microbiology and Immunology
Taylor: Jack Brockhoff Reconstructive Plastic Surgery Research Unit Professor Ian Taylor
Anatomy and Neuroscience
The gut hormone, ghrelin, its pharmacology, and the possible application of ghrelin receptor agonists in therapy Professor John B Furness Anatomy and Neuroscience
Transcriptional regulation of intestinal organoid differentiation Professor Gary Hime Anatomy and Neuroscience