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Vannini Group

The Vannini Group aims to understand how deregulation of a protein known as RNA polymerase III can cause cancer.

Team leader

Professor Alessandro Vannini

Professor Alessandro Vannini

In 2012, Professor Alessandro Vannini joined the ICR as Team Leader in the Division of Structural Biology. He and his team are focusing on the structural and functional characterisation of large macromolecular complexes that assemble at RNA polymerase III -transcribed genes across the eukaryotic genome.

ORCID 0000-0001-7212-5425

Team members

Dr Guillermo Abascal Palacios

Senior Scientific Officer +44 20 3437 7548

Karolina Chabowska

PhD Student +442071535176

Dr Erin Cutts

Honorary Appointment

Laura Jochem

PhD Student

Dr Thangavelu Kaliyappan

Postdoctoral Training Fellow +44 20 3437 7553

Dr Helen King

Higher Scientific Officer

Dr Ewan Ramsay

Post Doctoral Training Fellow

Rong Shen

PhD Student