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 Christopher Heeschen Centre Lead, Centre for Stem Cells in Cancer & Ageing
We are developing novel approaches that target cancer stem cells and have potential to finally improve long-term outcomes for patients with pancreatic cancer.
Professor Peter Schmid Centre Lead, Centre for Experimental Cancer Medicine
My research interests primarily focus on breast cancer, lung cancer and early drug development
Dr Tyson Sharp Centre Lead, Centre for Molecular Oncology
I oversee a range of research themes from solid tumour genomics and bioinformatics, molecular diagnostics and biological therapies to, more recently, DNA repair and genome stability.
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