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Name

Tim Somervaille

Job title

Professor of Haematological Oncology

Email Address

tim.somervaille@cruk.manchester.ac.uk

Phone number

0161 306 3240

Qualifications

BSc, MB, BS, PhD, FRCP, FRCPath

Specialities

Haematology

Responsibilities

Honorary Consultant in Haematology

Professional biography

Professor Somervaille trained in Medicine at Imperial College London before undertaking specialist training in Haematology at University College London. He has been an Honorary Consultant in Haematology at The Christie since 2007 where he has a sub-specialty interest in myeloid malignancies including myelofibrosis, polycythaemia vera and essential thrombocythaemia. He is also a Senior Group Leader within the Cancer Research UK Manchester Institute where he heads a research team investigating the biology of myeloid cancers, with a particular focus on the identification and development of new treatments for leukaemia.

Research Interest

Myeloid cancers; epigenetic therapies.

Publications