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Dr Phil Jones

Epidermal stem cells

Laboratory Location:

Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute


Research

The Jones Group uses transgenic models, advanced imaging, novel sequencing approaches and quantitative methods to define the critical evolutionary steps that lead to non-melanoma skin and oesophageal cancer, and test the ability of targeted therapies to reduce the risk of cancer development.

Current projects include:

  • Mapping mutations in normal human tissues
  • Modelling clonal evolution in pre-cancer

Phil Jones is Leader of the “Stem cells and Cancer” programme, MRC Cancer Cell Unit and is also a Consultant in Medical Oncology at Addenbrooke’s Hospital.

External links

www.neuroscience.cam.ac.uk/directory/profile.php?phj20

www.sanger.ac.uk/people/directory/jones-phil-h

www.cambridgecancercentre.org.uk/users/phj20

SCI Collaborators

Ben Simons

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