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Collaborative partners

We work with partners from other schools within the University, and with researchers and medical colleagues from clinical settings, to carry out innovative, cross-disciplinary research.

Our collaborative work includes drug development, bioinformatics, chemistry and medical oncology.

Cardiff Cancer Research UK Centre

The Centre, led by Professor John Chester, Professor Oliver Ottman (clinical leads), Professor Duncan Baird and Dr Matthew Smalley (non-clinical leads), supports a number of research projects involving our researchers.

Duncan Baird

Professor Duncan Baird

Chair, School of Medicine

+44 29206 87038

Dr Andrea Brancale and Dr Andrew Westwell

Drug development

Drs Brancale and Westwell collaborate with us within the areas of cancer drug design, discovery and development, extending the capability and reach of our activity in cancer therapeutics.

Andrea Brancale

Professor Andrea Brancale

Professor of Medicinal Chemistry

+44 (0)29 2087 4485

Professor Andrew D. Westwell

Dean of Research and Innovation, College of Biomedical and Life Sciences

+44 (0)29 2087 5800

Professor Trevor Dale

Tumour models and imaging

Professor Trevor Dale’s research is focused on Wnt signalling in normal and cancer stem cells, specialising in 3D tissue culture and imaging platforms.

Prof Trevor Dale

Professor Trevor Dale

Director of Technology

+44 (0)29 2087 4652