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School of the Biological Sciences



Frederick James Quick and Cancer Research UK Professor of Biology, Gurdon Institute and Department of Biochemistry

Steve Jackson's research aims to characterise the cell biology and mechanisms of established and new DNA damage response pathways and components, and to apply this knowledge to better understand and treat human diseases. Learn more


Research Areas

Cancer research
Genome instability
DNA damage response
DNA Repair
Synthetic lethality/viability


Cell and molecular biology
CRISPR screens
Next generation sequencing
Mammalian tissue culture
Protein purification

Research Themes