CancerEvo is a research group led by David Basanta

We are mathematical modellers who work with biologists and clinicians

We try to understand

  • the ecology of tumors

  • the evolutionary dynamics of cancer progression

  • resistance to treatment

Based at the Moffitt Cancer Center, Florida

IBM's Watson Supercomputer Becoming The Best Doctor?

Coincidentally we had a few IBM researchers, including elements from the Watson team, visiting our department (Integrated Mathematical Oncology) today. Good stuff but to be a doctor you need more than data, you also need a biological understanding. Which is why I think they came to visit and why I think a collaboration could work.

Training for Miles for Moffitt

When cancer treatments do more harm than good