GOSH Biomedical Research Centre

News from the BRC

Latest news from the Biomedical Research Centre

Jocelyn Charlton
Encouraging research into liquid biopsy use for Wilms tumour diagnosis and treatment

Jocelyn Charlton, a PhD student supervised by GOSH BRC supported Professor Kathy Pritchard-Jones, together with colleagues, has published results describing the finding of an epigenetic biomarker in Wilms tumour tissue. Wilms tumour is the most common paediatric kidney cancer.

Professor Phil Stanier

Discovery of the molecular basis of a new intellectual disability syndrome

A collaboration led by Professor Phil Stanier and involving several other co-workers at the GOSH BRC as well as three European universities has led to the discovery of the molecular basis of a new intellectual disability/cerebellar ataxia syndrome.