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Dr Girish Patel 

Position:Honorary Senior Lecturer, NISCHR Research Fellow and Consultant Dermatologist

Telephone:+44 (0)29 208 74116
Fax:+44 (0)29 208 74116
Location:European Cancer Stem Cell Research Institute, Cardiff School of Biosciences, Hadyn Ellis Building, Maindy Road, Cathays, CF24 4HQ

Research Overview

My group researches cancer stem cells in the common human skin cancers: basal cell carcinoma, squamous cell carcinoma and melanoma.  The primary aims of the group are to elucidate the evolution and progression of cancer stem cells in primary and metastatic disease, and in so doing identify and validate novel cancer biomarkers and therapeutic targets.


Research Division

Pathophysiology and Repair


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