Postdoctoral Fellow-Dr Ciara O'Flanagan

Dr Ciara O'Flanagan

Position: Post Doctoral Fellow

Address: Cell Biology Laboratory, School of Biochemistry and Cell Biology, Biosciences Institute, University College Cork.


Phone: +353 (0)21 490 1762

Research Interests: Identification and validation of biomarkers for IGF-1R-targeted therapies. IGF-1R signaling in cancer cell survival, adhesion and migration.

Approach: Molecular and Cell Biology, Biochemistry.

Ciara graduated with a PhD in Cancer Biology from University College Cork in 2013, and has been a member of our laboratory since March 2013.


C.H. O’Flanagan, V.A. Morais, W. Wurst, B. De Strooper, C. O’Neill (2014) The Parkinson’s gene PINK1 regulates cell cycle progression and promotes cancer-associated phenotypes Oncogene  doi:10.1038/onc.2014.81.

School of Biochemistry and Cell Biology

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