BCI Centre Leads
Professor Fran Balkwill Centre Lead, Centre for Cancer and Inflammation
My key area of interest is in cancer and the tumour microenvironment, especially in ovarian cancer.
Professor John Gribben Centre Lead, Centre for Haemato-Oncology
The research interest of my group focuses on immunological approaches to the treatment of haematological cancers
Professor Peter Schmid Centre Lead, Centre for Experimental Cancer Medicine
My research interests primarily focus on breast cancer, lung cancer and early drug development
Professor Tyson V. Sharp Centre Lead, Centre for Molecular Oncology
I oversee a variety of basic cancer cell biology and translation research themes ranging from DNA repair and genome stability, RNA biology including localisation, splicing and microRNA-silencing, to cancer cell metabolism/hypoxia, pre-clinical imaging, drug development and computational bioinformatics.
Professor Sir Nicholas Wright Centre Lead, Centre for Tumour Biology
Our recearch interests include clonal evolution in colorectal adenomas and inflammation-associated cancer, the nature of Barrett’s glands, and the design of methods to explore neutral drift in stem cell divisions in normal human tissues