Dr Nicola Annels
Senior Scientist and Head of the Immunotherapy Programme
Nicola is a senior scientist and is head of the Immunotherapy programme. She gained her Biological Sciences degree from the University of Southampton and went on to study for a PhD at the University of Birmingham under the supervision of Alan Rickinson working on CD8+T cell responses to Epstein Bar Virus antigens. Her postdoctoral research was carried out at the CRC Institute for Cancer studies in Birmingham and at the Leiden University Medical Centre in The Netherlands. She is currently working on developing novel vaccines for various types of cancer including melanoma and breast cancers.