Prof Ian Prior

NWCR Professor of Molecular Oncology Cellular and Molecular Physiology

    Research

    Research Interest 1

    I use a combination of in vitro cell biological, imaging and proteomic approaches to investigate cancer causing cell signalling networks. See my website for more details.

    Research Grants

    The North West Cancer Bioinformatics Fellowship

    NORTH WEST CANCER RESEARCH INCORPORATING CLATTERBRIDGE CANCER RESEARCH (UK)

    October 2015 - September 2018

    Kinome reprogramming in response to activating KRAS mutations and Ras pathway therapeutics CASE

    ASTRAZENECA LIMITED (UK)

    October 2015 - September 2019

    Wellcome Trust Four-Year PhD Studentship with the Cellular and Molecular Physiology PhD Programme

    WELLCOME TRUST (UK)

    October 2015 - September 2019

    Liverpool 3View: a national hub for 3D-EM bioscience research

    BIOTECHNOLOGY & BIOLOGICAL SCIENCE RESEARCH COUNCIL (BBSRC)

    January 2014 - December 2014

    Why are Ras isoforms not redundant? Characterising isoform-specific oncogenic Ras signalling networks

    NORTH WEST CANCER RESEARCH INCORPORATING CLATTERBRIDGE CANCER RESEARCH (UK)

    January 2015 - December 2017

    YEAR 1 (part2) Wellcome Trust ISSF Non-Clinical Fellowships

    WELLCOME TRUST (UK)

    October 2012 - June 2020

    Analysis of Ras isoform-specific signalling using RNAi.

    ROYAL SOCIETY (CHARITABLE)

    August 2005 - April 2006

    Analysis of endogenous isoform-specific Ras signalling: summer vacation studentship grant for Rebecca Lea

    BIOCHEMICAL SOCIETY (UK)

    June 2014 - August 2014

    Wellcome Trust Four Year PhD Studentship with the PhD Programme in Cellular and Molecular Physiology - 2009

    WELLCOME TRUST (UK)

    October 2009 - March 2014

    Analysis of Ras isoform-specific signalling.

    CANCER RESEARCH UK (UK)

    June 2006 - May 2008

    Establishment of an advanced electron microscopy unit.

    WELLCOME TRUST (UK)

    August 2004 - October 2009

    miRNA profiling in isogenic cell lines and contingencies on deubiquitinase activity

    CANCER RESEARCH UK (UK)

    April 2012 - March 2013

    Spatial regulation of signalling networks: analysis of Ras compartment-specific signalling

    WELLCOME TRUST (UK)

    March 2009 - March 2012

    Wellcome Trust four year PhD studentship with the Cellular and Molecular Physiology Programme

    WELLCOME TRUST (UK)

    October 2013 - September 2017

    Wellcome Trust Four Year PhD Studentship with the PhD Programme in Cellular and Molecular Physiology - 2010

    WELLCOME TRUST (UK)

    October 2010 - March 2015

    Liverpool Imaging Partnership: Molecular physiology and drug response

    MEDICAL RESEARCH COUNCIL (MRC)

    February 2013 - February 2017

    Characterising isoform-specific oncogenic KRAS4A and KRAS4B signalling

    NORTH WEST CANCER RESEARCH FUND

    January 2013 - December 2014

    Biomedical vacation scholarship for Alexandra Sheardown

    WELLCOME TRUST (UK)

    July 2012 - August 2012

    Analysis of cell cycle and signaling pathways by quantitative mass spectroscopy.

    CANCER RESEARCH UK (UK)

    September 2008 - August 2009

    Stretching the supply routes: ErbB2 gene amplification and endocytic recycling in metastatic breast cancer

    BREAST CANCER NOW (UK)

    January 2015 - January 2019

    Nanoscale analysis of signalling domains regulating Ras activity.

    NORTH WEST CANCER RESEARCH FUND

    February 2005 - February 2008

    Nanoscale characterisation of cell surface signalling domains.

    ROYAL SOCIETY (OST)

    October 2003 - September 2008

    Characterising the Bruton's kinase signaling nexus in leukaemia

    NORTH WEST CANCER RESEARCH INCORPORATING CLATTERBRIDGE CANCER RESEARCH (UK)

    September 2015 - September 2018

    SILAC analysis of compartment-specific Ras signalling

    BIOTECHNOLOGY & BIOLOGICAL SCIENCE RESEARCH COUNCIL (BBSRC)

    November 2009 - November 2012

    University of Liverpool Institutional Discipline Bridging.

    MEDICAL RESEARCH COUNCIL (MRC)

    October 2003 - October 2006

    Identifying and characterising negative regulators of oncogenic Ras signalling

    NORTH WEST CANCER RESEARCH FUND

    September 2008 - August 2011

    Characterising compartmentalised Ras isoform signalling.

    ROYAL SOCIETY (OST)

    October 2008 - September 2011

    Securing and enhancing Liverpool Biomedical EM cryo-preparation facilities

    WELLCOME TRUST (UK)

    July 2007 - June 2010

    Inter-microtubule bridges in kinetochore fibres of the mitotic spindle

    NORTH WEST CANCER RESEARCH FUND

    January 2013 - December 2015