The Guettler Lab

Divisions of Structural Biology and Cancer Biology

The Institute of Cancer Research

Lab News

The team is growing.
10/02/2020

The team is growing.

Today we welcome our new Postdoctoral Fellow Nisha Pillay to the group. Nisha joins us from the University of Manchester, having studied the molecular determinants of PARG inhibitor sensitivity for her PhD. Welcome Nisha!

2020 Summer Studentship position available
31/01/2020

2020 Summer Studentship position available

Are you an undergraduate student in the middle years of your degree, eager to do experimental science and would like to join our lab for two months this summer? We have a Lister Institute-funded Summer Studentship position available in our lab. To apply, please get in touch – instructions can be found here.

Team member Yexin Xie attends EMBO Course in Practical Integrative Structural Biology
07/11/2019

Team member Yexin Xie attends EMBO Course in Practical Integrative Structural Biology

PhD student Yexin Xie has been awarded a place at the EMBO Course “Practical Integrative Structural Biology”. The course takes place at EMBL Hamburg and the Centre for Structural Systems Biology. Congratulations Yexin!

Pathways to Independence and Dean’s Award to Postdoctoral Fellow Michael Ranes
30/08/2019

Pathways to Independence and Dean’s Award to Postdoctoral Fellow Michael Ranes

Postdoctoral Fellow Michael Ranes has been awarded a place at the prestigious Pathways to Independence training programme, a joint initiative by the ICR, Sanger, MRC, and Cancer Research UK institutes and the Babraham Institute. The programme provides training for future scientific leaders. Michael has also received a £5,000 Dean’s Award to develop his independent research programme. Congratulations Michael!

Welcome William and Oviya!
18/06/2019

Welcome William and Oviya!

Our lab is growing. We welcome Oviya Inian and William (Billy) Fisher into the lab. Oviya is a Postdoctoral Fellow who joins our telomere team. Billy joins us for a two-month summer project funded by a Lister Institute Summer Studentship.

Farewell Pete!
29/03/2019

Farewell Pete!

Today we said farewell to Pete. We tried keeping him by narrowly succeeding in the escape room challenge while getting him locked in. With just over two minutes to spare in the end, we did not manage. All the best to Pete in his new adventures!

Wellcome Trust Investigator Award to the Lab
22/12/2018

Wellcome Trust Investigator Award to the Lab

Great news just before Christmas: we are delighted to have been awarded a 5-year Wellcome Trust Investigator Award to study molecular mechanisms of telomere maintenance. Watch this space for new postdoc positions in Structural Biology and Telomere Biology!

PhD student Yexin Xie receives Boehringer Ingelheim Fonds Travel Grant
05/11/2018

PhD student Yexin Xie receives Boehringer Ingelheim Fonds Travel Grant

PhD student Yexin has been awarded a Boehringer Ingelheim Fonds Travel Grant to attend the 8th Brazil School for Single-Particle Cryo-EM. Many congratulations to Yexin, and many thanks to the Boehringer Ingelheim Fonds!