Cancer research themes

Cancer Genomics

Cancer genomics

Mutations and gene expression patterns in diffuse large B cell lymphoma illustrating biologically distinct groups that are targets for precision medicine. (courtesy of Professor Westhead)


View a list of academics in Cancer Genomics

View a list of postdoctoral researchers in Cancer Genomics

View a list of PhD students in Cancer Genomics


Area of expertise

Dr Julie Aspden
Group Leader and University Academic Fellow in Pervasive Transcription

Using cancer genomes and transcriptomes to understand how mRNA translation is de-regulated during cancer

Dr Edwin Chen
University Academic Fellow

Our lab uses high-throughput genetic approaches on single cells to identify the mutational and epigenetic events that drive malignant progression in haematopoietic cancers

Professor David Westhead
Professor of Bioinformatics

Using genomic data to understand cancer processes and drive precision medicine