Imperial College London


Faculty of MedicineDepartment of Medicine

Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer







Commonwealth BuildingHammersmith Campus





Dr Alistair Reid is a consultant Clinical Scientist in the CPA-accredited Imperial Molecular Pathology Laboratories. He also holds a HEFCE-NIHR Senior Lecturership in the Centre for Haematology at Imperial College.

He has an active laboratory-based translational research program and is mentor to 3 Ph.D. students. His main research interests are the genomic and transcriptomic heterogeneity of chronic myeloid leukaemia and novel methods for the personalised genetic management of malignancy.

Dr Reid lectures on cancer genetics to BSc, MBBS and MSc students and offers a limited number of research projects for BSc and MSc students.



Alikian M, Ellery P, Forbes M, et al., 2016, Next-Generation Sequencing-Assisted DNA-Based Digital PCR for a Personalized Approach to the Detection and Quantification of Residual Disease in Chronic Myeloid Leukemia Patients, Journal of Molecular Diagnostics, Vol:18, ISSN:1525-1578, Pages:176-189

Khorashad JS, Tantravahi SK, Yan D, et al., 2016, Rapid conversion of chronic myeloid leukemia to chronic myelomonocytic leukemia in a patient on imatinib therapy, Leukemia, Vol:30, ISSN:0887-6924, Pages:2275-2279

Xu Y, Zhang H, Van TMN, et al., 2015, LMTK3 Represses Tumor Suppressor-like Genes through Chromatin Remodeling in Breast Cancer, Cell Reports, Vol:12, ISSN:2211-1247, Pages:837-849


Tosi S, Reid AG, 2016, The Genetic Basis of Haematological Cancers, John Wiley & Sons, ISBN:9781118528051

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