Group details

Oncology Research Unit

About us

 

 

The Oncology Research Unit has two research themes:

1. Drug Development - the development of compounds which target the cell cytoskeleton for the treatment of proliferative diseases such as cancer (Dr Justine Stehn and Prof Peter Gunning).

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2. Anti-cytoskeletal Drug Target Validation - the investigation of the molecular mechanisms by which a specific component of the cell’s cytoskeleton impacts on the cell cycle (Dr Galina Schevzov and Prof Peter Gunning).

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Media Releases

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Team

Students

  • Melissa Desouza (PhD)
  • Bin Wang (PhD)
  • Iman Jalilian Hassan Pour (PhD)
  • Peyman Obeidy (PhD)
  • Howard Vindin (PhD)
  • Simon Brayford (PhD)
  • Catherine Tonthat (Honours)