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Molecular & Cellular Medicine Board

Board membership from 1 April 2021

  • Professor Maddy Parsons (Chair), Kings College London
  • Professor Carolyn Moores (Deputy Chair), Department of Biological Sciences, Birkbeck College London
  • Professor Berthold Gottgens, Cambridge Stem Cell Institute
  • Professor Claire Lewis, Department of Oncology & Metabolism, University of Sheffield Medical School
  • Professor Ilan Davis, Department of Biochemistry, University of Oxford
  • Professor Ben Lehner, Centre for Genomic Regulation, Spain
  • Professor Luke Chamberlain, University of Strathclyde
  • Professor Davide Calebiro, University of Birmingham
  • Professor Nancy Papalopulu, University of Manchester
  • Dr Jonathan Moggs, Novartis Institutes for Biomedical Research
  • Professor Valerie Wilson, MRC Centre for Regenerative Medicine, University of Edinburgh
  • Professor Jo Morris, University of Birmingham
  • Professor Alexander Breeze, University of Leeds
  • Professor Anthony Chalmers, University of Glasgow
  • Dr Olivia Fletcher, Institute of Cancer Research
  • Dr Katrin Rittinger, The Francis Crick Institute
  • Professor E. Elizabeth Patton, MRC Human Genetics Unit, MRC IGMM, University of Edinburgh
  • Professor Andrew Wilkie, University of Oxford
  • Dr Andrew Pierce, Crescendo Biologics, Ltd.
  • Professor Matthew Hurles, Wellcome Sanger Institute


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