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Paediatric Solid Tumour Biology and Therapeutics Team


Professor Louis Chesler’s team is investigating the genetic causes for the childhood cancers, neuroblastoma, medulloblastoma and rhabdomyosarcoma. 

Group leader

Professor Louis Chesler

Professor Louis Chesler

Clinical Senior Lecturer/Team Leader

Professor Louis Chesler is working to understand the biology of children’s cancers and use that information to discover and develop new personalised approaches to cancer treatment. His work focuses on improving the understanding of the role of the MYCN oncogene.

ORCID 0000-0001-7842-2068

Group members

Alejandro Allo Anido

ITN Marie Curie Research Fellow

Regan Barfoot

+44 20 3437 6124

Karen Barker

Senior Scientific Officer

Libby Calton  

Academic Clinical Fellow

Alice Gao

Bioinformatics Officer

Dr Chiara Gorrini  

Senior Staff Scientist

Kevin Greenslade

Higher Scientific Officer +44 20 3437 3617

Dr Sara Heuss

Higher Scientific Officer +44 20 8722 4186

Debbie Hughes

Senior Scientific Officer +44 20 3437 3501

Colin Kwok

Higher Scientific Officer

Dr Andrea Lampis

Higher Scientific Officer +44 20 8722 4361

Kate Liodaki

Scientific Officer +44 20 3437 6837

Dr Federica Lorenzi

Postdoctoral Training Fellow +44 20 3437 6118

Dr Claire Lynn

Bioinfomatician +44 20 3437 6021

Dr Barbara Martins da Costa

Higher Scientific Officer +44 20 3437 6196

Sarah Mayfield

Scientific Officer +44 20 3437 6258

Dr Evon Poon

Post-doctoral Training Fellow

Sumana Shrestha

+44 20 8722 4527

Jennifer Tall

Higher Scientific Officer

Dr Lizzie Tucker

Postdoctoral Training Fellow +44 20 3437 6358

Dr Orli Yogev

Post-doctoral Training Fellow