Cancer Immunology and Immunotherapy
Cancer Immunology represents a strong and developing theme within the Institute of Immunology and Immunotherapy. Building on exceptional international interest within this area, investigators within the Institute work within a broad range of interests and are characterised by a strong translational focus.
Basic Science Lead
Professor Benjamin Willcox
Professor of Molecular Immunology
Professor Gary Middleton
Professor of Medical Oncology
Our aim is to make significant contributions to understanding the fundamental processes that underlie the immune response to cancer and to translate this into therapeutic opportunities with our NHS partners. Our plans will see us strengthen national and international collaborations, deepen our interactions with industry and contribute to training within this exciting area of biology.