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Alan Clarke

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Understanding how bowel cancer develops

Cardiff University
School of Biosciences
Biomedical Sciences Building
Cardiff University
Cardiff
CF10 3AX

Web: Lab website

Professor Alan Clarke at Cardiff University is studying how bowel cancer develops. His research focuses on the role of the APC gene, which is found to be faulty in many cases of bowel cancer.

This important work could lead to improvements in diagnosis and treatment of this disease.

The principal interest of Professor Clarke and his laboratory lies in understanding the pathogenesis of disease, with specific focus on genes involved in the very early stages of divergence from normality.

Other research projects by Alan Clarke

Science Committee Programme
Funding period: 01 July 2013 to 30 June 2018

Biological Sciences Committee (BSC) Project Grants
Funding period: 01 January 2011 to 31 December 2013