Kairbaan Hodivala-Dilke

Barts Cancer Institute, London, UK

Kairbaan Hodivala-Dilke, born in London, UK 1966. Undergraduate degree in Biology at Southampton University; PhD with Fiona Watt at ICRF on cell adhesion and skin cancer, London, UK (1990-1994); postdoc with Richard Hynes at MIT on in vivo models of cell adhesion in blistering diseases, platelet biology and angiogenesis (1994-1999), Cambridge Bostson, USA.

  • 2004 Awarded tenure at the Imperial Cancer Research Fund. 
  • 2004-present Laboratory Head, Barts Cancer Institute
  • 2009 Professor of Cancer-Stromal Interactions and Angiogenesis.  
  • 2012-present Deputy Institute Director of the Barts Cancer Institute.
  • 2015 British Society of Cell Biology, Hooke Medal prize.
  • 2015 Elected member European Molecular Biology Organisation.
  • 2015 Elected Fellow Academy of Medical Science FMedSci.

Current focus on tumour blood vessels, angiocrine and pericrine signalling and cancer progression; enhancing therapy efficacy by new combination therapies; reducing toxicity; mouse models of cancer.  


13th september
13 September 2023

Enhancing immunotherapy in Kras driven lung cancer

13 September
Time:  12:15 - 12:45