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Gene Function Team

Professor Chris Lord's team investigates the genetic basis of breast cancer as a means to understand and treat the disease.

Team leader

Professor Chris Lord

Professor Chris Lord

Professor Chris Lord is Deputy Head of Division and the leader of the CRUK Gene Function Team, which applies concepts such as synthetic lethality and non-oncogene addiction to provide one route to identifying novel approaches to treating cancer.

ORCID 0000-0002-3226-0515

Team members

Dr Joe Baxter

Postdoctoral Training Fellow

Dr Rachel Brough

Senior Scientific Officer

Dr Roman Chabanon

Postdoctoral Training Fellow

Shabab Chowdhury

Honorary Appointment

Dr Jessica Frankum

Senior Scientific Officer

Dr Aditi Gulati

+44 20 7153 5047

Ger Kelly

Higher Scientific Officer

Asha Konde

Higher Scientific Officer

Dr James Neiswender

Postdoctoral Training Fellow

Lovely Paul Solomon Devakumar

Postdoctoral Training Fellow +44 20 7153 5529

Dr Stephen Pettitt

Staff Scientist and Deputy Team Leader 020 7153 5322

Dr Nan Shao

Honorary Appointment +44 20 3437 7601

Dr Feifei Song

Higher Scientific Officer

Sandhya Sridhar

Scientific Officer

Dr Rebecca Steele

Postdoctoral Training Fellow

Dr Jamie Stewart

Clinical Fellow

Andrew Wicks

Scientific Officer

Dr Will Yang

Postdoctoral Training Fellow

Dr Nazhif Zaini

Postdoctoral Training Fellow

Dr Diana Zatreanu

Postdoctoral Training Fellow

Anabel Zelceski

PhD Student