Based at the Moffitt Cancer Center, Florida, Cancer Ecology is a small research group led by David Basanta. We are mathematical modellers who work with biologists and clinicians, trying to understand the ecology of tumors and the evolutionary dynamics of cancer progression and resistance to treatment.

Article in high-performance computing magazine

It seems that the research at our group has been noticed by a news site specialised on high performance computing. Oh well, I guess it helps that our group (BIOS) is hosted in a department of high performance computing and that TU Dresden has just hosted a major conference on parallel computing.

For those interested, here is the link: http://www.hoise.com/primeur/06/articles/live/LV-PL-06-06-21.html

Genes and cancer

Scientists find molecule that tricks cancer cells into dying