Research Groups

Our key staff are...

Professor Alan Clarke

Professor Alan Clarke

Director of The European Cancer Stem Cell Research Institute

Dr Matt Smalley

Tumour Heterogeneity

Led by Deputy Director, Dr Matt Smalley, this research group is trying to understand why tumours which originate in a single tissue can have very different appearances, biology and behaviour.

Dr Richard Clarkson

Targeting Metastasis

Led by Dr Richard Clarkson, the Clarkson group focuses on identifying novel therapeutic strategies to eliminate or modify the cancer cells responsible for the spread of tumours around the body.

Dr Joaquin de Navascues

Dr Joaquín de Navascués

Research Fellow

Dr Catherine Hogan

Cell-cell interactions in early carcinogenesis

Led by Dr Catherine Hogan, this research group focuses on the earliest stages of cancer in epithelial tissues.

Dr Lee Parry

Dr Lee Parry

Research Fellow

Dr Girish Patel

Dr Girish Patel

Honorary Senior Lecturer, NISCHR Research Fellow and Consultant Dermatologist

Dr Florian Siebzehnrubl

Dr Florian Siebzehnrubl

Research Fellow

Dr Fernando Anjos-Afonso

Jane Hodge Foundation Research Fellow