Research interests

We offer a range of research interests within the department's sub-specialisations. Click each staff member's name to find out more about their research and expertise.

Cancer and Genomic Medicine

Understanding the molecular and genetic basis of cancers and how genetic variation influences human health.

Infection and Immunity

Understanding the complex interplay between micro-organisms and the immune system in human disease.


Understanding the cellular and physiological basis of metabolic disorders associated with conditions such as diabetes and obesity.

Stem Cells and Development

Investigating the processes of embryology and stem cell biology to increase our understanding of developmental disorders and advance new regenerative therapies.