Docteur Jason S. Carroll
Lauréat du Louis-Jeantet Young Investigator Career Award (YICA) 2014


Jason Carroll obtained his B.Sc. at University of Melbourne, Australia, and Ph.D. from the University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia. His postdoctoral work was with Prof. Myles Brown at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Harvard Medical School. He is currently senior group leader at Cancer Research UK and University of Cambridge and is a fellow of Clare College, University of Cambridge. He is a member of the European Molecular Biology Organization (EMBO).


Research interests

Dr. Carroll is interested in understanding how Estrogen Receptor mediates gene transcription in breast cancer. His focus is on the DNA regulatory elements and the critical proteins in this process, with an emphasis on defining what happens during drug resistance. He is actively involved in developing new strategies for therapeutic exploitation of these findings.

Cancer Research UK
Cambridge Institute, University of Cambridge
Robinson Way, Cambridge, CB2 0RE, United Kingdom

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