Dr Emily Saunderson

BSc, PhD
Postdoctoral Researcher
Research Focus

I am interested in understanding whether epigenetics can play a driving role in the transition from normal to transformed cells in the breast. Currently, I am using primary cells from normal donors and a novel form of CRISPR to target DNA methylation to gene promoters that are often silenced in breast cancer. This work may provide insight into new targets for early diagnosis of breast cancer.

Supervisor:
Dr Gabriella Ficz
Upcoming Events
  1. The London Pancreas Workshop 2020

    May 1 @ 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
  2. 2020 Circulating Cancer Biomarker Symposium

    May 4 @ 9:00 am - 5:30 pm
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