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Hit Discovery and Structural Design Team 

Dr Rob van Montfort’s team uses screening techniques to narrow down the number of potential molecules to take forward into drug development.

Team leader

Dr Rob van Montfort

Dr Rob van Montfort

Dr Rob van Montfort uses protein crystallography and a range of biochemical and biophysical approaches to investigate ligand-binding to new cancer drug targets. He has a joint appointment between the Divisions of Cancer Therapeutics and Structural Biology at the Cancer Research UK Cancer Therapeutics Unit.

ORCID 0000-0002-5688-3450

Team members

Kamal Abdul Azeez

Higher Scientific Officer

Dr Marc Cabry

Postdoctoral Training Fellow +44 20 3437 6260

Dr Simon Davies

Postdoctoral Training Fellow +44 20 7153 5449

Sara Diaz Sanchez

Higher Scientific Officer

Dr Caroline Ewens

Higher Scientific Officer +44 20 8722 4335

Dr Catherine Fletcher

Honorary Appointment

Sophie Gillibrand

Scientific Officer +44 20 3437 6592

Dr Dhadchi Jeyaharan

Higher Scientific Officer +44 20 8722 4712

Dr Roxanne Lau

Postdoctoral Training Fellow +44 20 3437 6488

Yann-Vai Le Bihan

Senior Scientific Officer

Dr Craig McAndrew

Senior Scientific Officer +44 20 8722 4294

Yvette Newbatt

Higher Scientific Officer

Olivier Pierrat

Higher Scientific Officer

Varun Ramaswamy

PhD Student

Dr Catarina Rodrigues

Senior Scientific Officer +44 20 3437 6642

Dr Matthew Rodrigues

Honorary Appointment

Dr Ramya Salimraj

Postdoctoral Training Fellow +44 20 3437 6259

Roxanne Smith

Postdoctoral Training Fellow

Mark Stubbs

Higher Scientific Officer

Rachel Talbot

Higher Scientific Officer

Arjun Thapaliya

Higher Scientific Officer

Kathy Tomlin

Higher Scientific Officer

Dr Michael Tong

Postdoctoral Training Fellow +44 20 3437 6333