Meet Adesewa Adebisi
She’s undertaking a Non-Clinical PhD, funded through the MCRC-CRUK Manchester Centre PhD training scheme. The aim of her PhD is to investigate how radiotherapy affects immune cells and their ability to fight off cancer cells in the body.
Meet Laura Woodhouse
She’s doing a clinical research training fellowship, funded by Cancer Research UK. Her PhD project is looking at the genetic patterns of lung cancer KRAS mutations to help identify alternative treatment options.
Meet Dr Rille Pihlak
Rille was a clinical PhD Fellow in the HPB team from April 2016 to September 2019 and a Senior Research Fellow in the ECMT from October 2019 until March 2021
We speak to Thomas Kedward about his PhD and the use of proteogenomics to connect somatic mutations to signalling in breast cancer patient-derived organoids.
We speak to Madeleine Strach about rare cancers and her work with The Christie Colorectal and Peritoneal Oncology Centre (CPOC) research group on appendix cancer.
Meet Dr Christoph Oing
After completing his fellowship from the Christie School of Oncology he now leads the Medical Oncology Sarcoma Unit at the University Medical Centre Hamburg-Eppendorf in Germany