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Tumour Microenvironment (Co-Investigator)


Dr Benedikt Kessler, Nuffield Department of Medicine, Oxford
Dr Alex Bullock, Nuffield Department of Medicine, Structural Genomic Consortium, Oxford
Professor Andrei Chabes, Department of Medical Biochemistry and Biophysics, Umeå University, Sweden
Professor Skirmantas Kriaucionis, Nuffield Department of Medicine, Ludwig Cancer Institute, Oxford

Vincenzo D'Angiolella

Junior Group Leader

Research Summary

Our group objective is to understand the role of the ubiquitin system in cancer cell survival and response to radiation treatment. Further investigation in this process will prove to be a powerful tool for the design and implementation of novel cancer treatments


Vincenzo D’Angiolella is a junior Group Leader at the Oxford Institute for Radiation Oncology. He has a Medical Degree (MD) from the University of Naples “Federico II” and completed his PhD at the same University in the field of General Pathology. Following the completion of his studies, he worked as a postdoctoral fellow at the New York University School of Medicine in the USA in the laboratory of Professor Michele Pagano.

He has been awarded fellowships from AIRC (Associazione Italiana per la Ricerca sul Cancro) and AICF (American Italian Cancer Foundation) and was a Scholar of the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society from 2008 to 2011.


Luke Humphreys, Postdoctoral Researcher
Rafael Maciel Ioris, Postdoctoral Researcher
Hongbing Yang, Postdoctoral Researcher
Shahd Maneh Fouad, DPhil Student

Vincenzo D'Angiolella's Group

(l to r):   Rafael Maciel Ioris, Luke Humphreys, Shahd Maneh Fouad, Hongbing Yang
(l to r): Rafael Maciel Ioris, Luke Humphreys, Shahd Maneh Fouad, Hongbing Yang