Host Department
Department of Biology



Research Topic A

Abstract of the proposed UNIPhD research project


Munise’s project will focus on cancer metastasis, which is responsible for the largest number of cancer-related deaths. The project will define the landscape of transcriptomic changes during the transition of cellular states that enable metastasis, identifying prognostic and therapeutic targets.



Short bio

Munise has a BA in Natural Sciences and an MPhil in Medical Science from the University of Cambridge. Since 2019, she has been working in the Busch Lab at the University of Cambridge and Queen Mary University of London, using zebrafish as a model organism to study developmental and disease processes.

Topic assigned to
Munise Merteroglu


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