Professor Kjetil Taskén is head of the Signalling Networks in Health and Disease Group at NCMM. Here he shares some insight into his group's work with Precision Medicine and Cancer Drug Sensitivity Screening.
The Autophagy Team at NCMM studies processes that lead to intracellular degradation of cytoplasm, collectively referred to as autophagy, or 'self eating'. The team is particularly interested in the role of autophagy in aspects relating to cancer.
Anthony Mathelier's group aims to develop novel bioinformatics tools to aid patient care - We want to create the next generation of cutting-edge algorithms and open computational biology software which have immediate application to real-life biological problems, Mathelier says.
The new group leader at NCMM is one of the few in the world within the research theme of surface-adhered artificial cells. - I am trying to understand what is not driven by its genetic machinery but mostly by the materials properties, Gözen says.