The Guettler Lab

Divisions of Structural Biology and Cancer Biology

The Institute of Cancer Research

Lab News

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.

New Postdoc positions coming soon …
13/06/2019

New Postdoc positions coming soon …

Exciting news: our Cancer Research UK Programme Foundation Award application has been successful. New Postdoc positions are coming soon – please stay tuned!

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!

New manuscript: first steps in targeting substrate binding of tankyrase
07/03/2019

New manuscript: first steps in targeting substrate binding of tankyrase

Katie’s manuscript entitled “Fragment-based screening identifies molecules targeting the substrate-binding ankyrin repeat domains of tankyrase” is now available on bioRxiv. A very enjoyable collaboration with Professor Ian Collins at ICR and Dr Mark Pfuhl at King’s College! Thank you and congratulations to the team!

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!

01/10/2018

Welcome Iona and Sam!

Today we welcome two new PhD students to our team: Iona Black and Sam Hibbs. Two highly collaborative projects with the Collins and Lord teams at ICR are waiting for them.

Farewell Anthony!
30/08/2018

Farewell Anthony!

Today we say farewell to Anthony from the EPFL in Lausanne. Anthony has joined our lab as a Lister Institute Summer Student for two months. All the best to you for your next adventure, Anthony!