Company: The Christie NHS Foundation Trust
Job title: Clinical Senior Lecturer, The University of Manchester; Medical Oncology Consultant
Dr. Colin Lindsay is a Clinical Senior Lecturer in medical oncology, dividing his time 50/50 between research and the clinic. Originally he trained at the CRUK Beatson Institute and Cancer Centre in Glasgow, where he completed a PhD studying genetically-modified mouse models of RAS- and RAF-driven melanoma. Following that he shifted focus to lung cancer through involvement with the CRUK Stratified Medicine Programme, as well as a two year ESMO translational fellowship at the Gustave Roussy Institute in Villejuif, France. His main interests are 1) the implementation of effective treatment strategies for cancers driven by the MAPK pathway, and 2) successful and efficient translation of genomic results for optimal clinical gain.
RAS Mutation: Being Precise in Precision Medicine 10:00 am
• Clinical and translational perspective on previous clinical trial disappointments with RAS targeting • Looking towards immunotherapy combinations with small molecules in the lung cancer landscape • Examination of whole genome/exome sequencing results from RAS mutant lung cancerRead more
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