Researcher Stories

Laboratory researcher pipetting samples

Manchester is home to some of the best science graduates and clinicians, all working on novel, cutting-edge cancer research. Discover more about the experiences of cancer researchers in Manchester with our Researcher Stories covering all our various study programmes.

Dr Gemma Owens

Meet Dr Gemma Owens, an NIHR Clinical Lecturer investigating predictive and therapeutic biomarkers for tumour…

Dr Laura Forker

Meet Dr Laura Forker, an NIHR Clinical Lecturer working on hypoxia and radiotherapy in soft…

Melanie Seaton

Meet Melanie Seaton, a non-clinical PhD student who is developing human sperm as novel diagnostic…

Chloe Patterson

Meet Chloe Patterson, a non-clinical PhD student who is investigating the effects…

Alis Hales

Meet Alis Hales, a non-clinical PhD student who is developing ex vivo models for breast…

Jiarun Cao

Meet Jiarun Cao, a non-clinical PhD student who is identifying biological interactions…

Danielle Love

Meet Danielle Love, a non-clinical PhD student who is investigating the biological effects of proton…

Helen Clarke

Meet Helen Clarke. She’s a Senior Specialist Registrar in Obstetrics & Gynaecology…

Anu Datta

Meet Anu Datta. He’s a Specialist Registrar in Radiology and is doing a clinical PhD which is funded by Cancer…

Manchester Cancer Research Centre - Researcher Stories