Team members

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  • Prof Jochen Prehn- Director of CSM
  • Patsy Connolly (Administrative and Operations Manager)

Computational Modeling:

  • Dr Heinrich Huber

Director of Molecular Imaging:

  • Dr Heiko Duessmann

Senior Technician & CSM Scientific Liaison Officer:

  •  Dr Helena Bonner

Laboratory Manager:

  • Ina Woods

 Data Base Manager and Bioinformatician:

  • Dr Ana Barat


  • Dr Niamh Connolly, Research Lecturer, (Neuroscience therapeutics, AMPK modelling)
  • Dr Irene Llorente-Folch
  • Dr Steven Carberry (Colon cancer, APO-COLON)
  • Dr Martin Crivello Garcia (ALS, Neurodegenerative Therapeutics).
  • Dr Marion Hogg, Honorary Lecturer (Angiogenin as a Therapeutic Target, ALS)
  • Dr Andreas Lindner (Colorectal cancer)
    Protein Response, Bioinformatics and Computational Biology)
  • Dr Shona Pfeiffer, Assistant Lecturer (Neuroscience Therapeutics, Diabetes)
  • Dr Manuela Salvucci (Systems Biology and Computational Modelling
  • Dr Franziska Walter, ER-stress, Live-Cell Imaging & Colorectal Cancer
  • Dr Orla Watters (Neuroscience Therapeutics)
  • Dr Laleh Kazemzadeh
  • Dr Michael Fichtner (Colon Cancer)
  • Dr Anna Matveeva, Systems Biology and Computational modelling (Colorectal cancer SFI-DEL QUB-RCSI project)
  • Dr Federico Lucantoni

Ph.D. Students:

  • Ciara Dunphy, BSc (AMPK: signaling and colorectal cancer biomarkers) (SFI Student)
  • Stefan Haunsberger, BSc
  • James Kealey, BSc (CRC: Imaging of cellular bioenergetics) (SFI student)
  • Mariangela Meyer Villamandos, BSc
  • Valentina Thomas, BSc

Research Technician:

  • Aisling O’ Brien
  • Luise Halang
  • Sarah Cooper (Brain Tumor Biobank)
  • Rebecca Monaghan (Brain Tumor Biobank)

Research Nurse:

  • Orna Bacon, Colorectal cancer research nurse (Beaumont Hospital)