Imperial College London


Faculty of MedicineDepartment of Surgery & Cancer

Lecturer in Prostate Cancer



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4007Institute of Reproductive and Developmental BiologyHammersmith Campus





  • BA Biochemistry, University of Oxford
  • PhD Molecular Biology, EMBL, Heidelberg
  • Postdoctoral research, University of California San Francisco
  • Wellcome Trust CDF, MRC LMCB, University College London
  • Lecturer, Imperial College London

Research Interests

  • Regulation of the tumour microenvironment by DKK3
  • Targeting Wnt signalling in cancer


  • BSc (Intercalated) Cancer Frontiers Module Lead
  • BSc Medical Biosciences (BMB) Deputy Module Lead
  • BSc Biomedical Sciences Lecturer
  • MSc Reproductive and Developmental Biology Lecturer
  • MSc Human Molecular Genetics Lecturer
  • MRes Cancer Biology Project Supervisor and Examiner
  • PhD Project Supervisor



Gorroño-Etxebarria I, Aguirre U, Sanchez S, et al., 2019, Wnt-11 as a potential prognostic biomarker and therapeutic target in colorectal cancer, Cancers, Vol:11, ISSN:2072-6694

Ormaza G, Rodríguez JA, de Opakua AI, et al., 2019, The tumor suppressor ING5 is a dimeric, bivalent recognition molecule of the histone H3K4me3 mark, Journal of Molecular Biology, Vol:431, ISSN:0022-2836, Pages:2298-2319

Domenici G, Aurrekoetxea-Rodríguez I, Simões BM, et al., 2019, A Sox2–Sox9 signalling axis maintains human breast luminalprogenitor and breast cancer stem cells, Oncogene, Vol:38, ISSN:0950-9232, Pages:3151-3169

Ramos A, Rodríguez-Seoane C, Rosa I, et al., 2019, Proteomic studies reveal disrupted in schizophrenia 1 as a player in both neurodevelopment and synaptic function, International Journal of Molecular Sciences, Vol:20, ISSN:1422-0067

Mazo C, Orue-Etxebarria E, Zabalza I, et al., 2018, In silico approach for immunohistochemical evaluation of a cytoplasmic marker in breast cancer, Cancers, Vol:10, ISSN:2072-6694

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