Professor Ashok Venkitaraman FMedSci
Email (@cam.ac.uk): arv22
Research Interests: The Ursula Zoellner Professor of Cancer Research; Director, Medical Research Council Cancer Cell Unit. Ashok’s laboratory studies the genes and molecules that become defective in cancer cells, in order to develop new approaches for treatment that can be applied in clinical practice. He co-ordinates The Cambridge Molecular Therapeutics Programme, a multidisciplinary initiative in the University, which aims to pioneer innovative new approaches for the discovery and clinical development of next-generation medicines.