Theurillat Group

Theurillat Group

We aim to explore the role of SPOP and CHD1 mutations to develop new therapeutic avenues for prostate cancer.

Alimonti group

Alimonti group

Our research is focused on the characterization of a novel type of cellular senescence response for cancer therapy

Catapano group

Catapano group

We investigate strategies aimed at blocking selectively transcription of genes that might be implicated in pathogenesis of cancer

Bertoni group

Bertoni group

We apply genomics techniques followed by functional studies to elucidate the lesions underlying non-Hodgkin’s lymphomas

Carbone Group

Carbone Group

We study of the molecular mechanisms that control prostate cancer development and progression

About

The lOR Institute of Oncology Research is part of the Research Division of the Oncology Institute of Southern Switzerland (IOSI), the comprehensive cancer center of the Ente Ospedaliero Cantonale (EOC), and is the main facility for basic and translational research at the IOSI. The Institute was established in 2003 formerly as the IOSI Laboratory of Experimental Oncology and is located within the Institute for Research in Biomedicine (IRB) in Bellinzona, Canton Ticino. The Institute currently employs about 50 researchers. The Institute is directed by Carlo Catapano MD, PhD and comprises different groups working in the areas of tumor biology, genomics, molecular oncology and experimental therapeutics. The expertise available in the Institute spans from cell and molecular biology to molecu...

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Postdoctoral fellow position in the Prostate Cancer Biology Unit (Carbone Lab)
7 Jul 2015

Postdoctoral fellow position in the Prostate Cancer Biology Unit (Carbone Lab)

We are looking for highly motivated researchers with a PhD or equivalent degree. The successful cand...
Open position: Head of the Immuno-Histochemistry Facility
3 Jul 2015

Open position: Head of the Immuno-Histochemistry Facility

The immuno-histochemistry core facility at the Institute of Oncology Research (http://www.ior.iosi.c...
Postdoc Position in the Functional Cancer Genomics Unit (Theurillat lab)
3 Jul 2015

Postdoc Position in the Functional Cancer Genomics Unit (Theurillat lab)

We are looking for highly motivated researchers with a PhD or equivalent degree and a strong backgro...

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Mission statement

Cancer Research