Principal Investigators in the Cancer Biology theme

Principal Investigator

Research Area

Prof. Rosemary O'Connor The IGF and Insulin receptor tyrosine kinase family in cell survival, development and disease.
Prof. Thomas Cotter Apoptosis, Cancer and Degenerative Diseases.
Dr. Karen Keeshan The study of oncogenes and transcription factors in hematopoietic development, malignancies and cancer.
Dr. Tom Moore Anti-inflammatory and pro-angiogenic functions of the pregnancy-specific glycoproteins 
Dr. RuaidhrĂ­ 
Investigation of nuclear regulators of NF-kappaB transcriptional activity  
Prof. Mary McCaffrey Functional characterisation of RabGTPases in endosomal trafficking
Prof. Tommie McCarthy Human Genetic Disease and pharmacogenetics
Prof. Dmitri Papkovsky

Cell metabolism and mitochondrial function in cancer development and treatment  




Department of Biochemistry, University College Cork

Molecular Cell Biology

School of Biochemistry and Cell Biology, Western Gateway Building, University College Cork, Cork.