UCL Cancer Institute


Regulatory Genomics Group Members

Group leader: Richard Jenner

Current lab members

  • Arnulf Hertweck (Postdoc)
  • Victoria Begley (Postdoc)
  • Manuel Tavares Cornejo (Postdoc)
  • Maria Vila de Mucha (PhD student)
  • Alex Hall Hickman (PhD student)
  • Eren Sahin (PhD student)
  • John Houslay (PhD student)

Lab photos


Lab alumni


  • Garima Khandelwal. Now a Computational Biologist at GSK.
  • Manuel Beltran. Now a Senior Postdoc in the Bozzoni lab, Sapienza University of Rome.
  • Lenka Skalska. Now a clinician at Barking, Havering and Redbridge University Hospitals NHS Trust.
  • Filipa Reis. Now a Junior Global Procurement Specialist at AstraZeneca.
  • Chris Yates. Now Head of Sports Modelling at Pythia Sports.
  • Alessandro Riccombeni. Now Precision Medicine Business Development Lead, Amazon Web Services.
  • Cynthia Fisher. Now Research Associate, University of British Columbia. 
  • Keijo Viiri. Now a Principal Investigator at the University of Tampere. Link to lab website.
  • Aditi Kanhere. Now Senior Lecturer at the University of Liverpool. Link to lab website.

Research assistants

  • Russell Bouwman. Now a Nutrionist in Perth, Australia,

PhD students

  • Manuel Tavares. Now a Research Fellow in the Regulatory Genomics lab.
  • Catherine Evans. Now Guidelines Core Products Manager and Medical Writer at ESMO - European Society for Medical Oncology.
  • Carla Araujo. Now a self-employed brewer in Portugal.