School of Life Sciences

Bioinformatics Lab

The bioinformatics lab provides collaborative bioinformatics support to researchers within Life Sciences as well as pursuing independent research.

Contact details

Dr Frances Pearl
Bioinformatics Academic Research Manager

T +44 (0)1273 876631


New drugs to tackle cancer cell weak spots could end 'scattergun' chemotherapy

26 February 2015:  Out latest paper reported in the telegraph

Scientists find weak spots for targeted drugs

24 February 2015:  Our latest paper:  We have identified weak spots in cancer cells that could be targeted and attacked by new precision drugs.

Scholarship student spends the summer in the lab

9 July 2014:  A talented undergraduate is spending the summer in the lab, thanks to a Wellcome Trust grant for a Biomedical Vacation Scholarship.