beggs lab


Our lab is based at the Institute of Cancer and Genomic Science at the University of Birmingham.

We research cutting edge cancer genetics, focusing primarily on colorectal, oesophageal and sarcoma cancers.

We are funded by Cancer Research UK, the Wellcome Trust, the Medical Research Council and the UK National Institute of Health Research

We also run the human next generation sequencing facility within the College of Medical and Dental Sciences within the University of Birmingham


10th November 2017

Here's a video about some of the research we're doing - thanks to a CRUK Advanced Clinician Scientist Award

10th December 2017

We've collaborated on a paper recently published in Nature Communications - see the blog for more details.