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Evolutionary Genomics and Modelling Team

Dr Andrea Sottoriva’s team uses biological, clinical and mathematical expertise, in order to decipher how cancer progresses, metastasises and develops treatment resistance.

Team leader

Dr Andrea Sottoriva

Dr Andrea Sottoriva

Dr Andrea Sottoriva uses genomics and computational approaches to understand cancer as a complex system. He obtained a degree in computer science and worked in particle physics before switching to biomedical research. He is the Deputy Director of the ICR's Centre for Evolution and Cancer.

Team members

Dr Ahmet Acar

Postdoctoral training fellow

Giulio Caravagna

Postdoctoral Researcher

George Cresswell

Postdoctoral Researcher

Javier Fernandez Mateos

Postdoctoral Researcher

Timon Heide

PhD Student

Daniel Nichol

Postdoctoral Researcher

Inma Spiteri

Lab manager

Haider Tari

PhD student

Nick Trahearn

Postdoctoral Researcher

Dr Benjamin Werner

Postdoctoral training fellow

Luis Zapata Ortiz

Postdoctoral Researcher