Mustafa Djamgoz

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Prof. Mustafa Bilgin Ali Djamgoz (Turkish: Mustafa Bilgin Ali Camgöz) (born in 1952, Nicosia, Cyprus) is Professor of cancer biology at Imperial College London and chairman of the College of Medicine’s Science Council.[1][2]


Djamgoz was born in Nicosia, Cyprus to a Turkish Cypriot family.[3] He emigrated to the United Kingdom in 1970 for his studies. Djamgoz studied at the Imperial College London, where he became a Professor of Neurobiology, and then Professor of Cancer Biology. His scientific consultancies and granting agencies include the Medical Research Council (UK) and the Wellcome Trust.[4][5] In 2002, Djamgoz established the Pro Cancer Research Fund as a registered charity which runs the Amber Care Centre, which is a drop-in centre for people affected by cancer.[6]

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Djamgoz has published four books and over 200 primary research papers.[4]


  1. ^ Ahuja, Anjana (11 July 2005). "Could we have a way of finding hidden bombs? All is revealed". The Times. Retrieved 25 February 2011.
  2. ^ Johnston, Lucy (12 December 2010). "Cancer: doctors solve riddle of why cancer spreads". Express. Retrieved 25 February 2011.
  3. ^ Safa, Mihrişah (12 December 2010). "KANSERE 'DUR' DEDİ". Star Kibris. Retrieved 25 February 2011.
  4. ^ a b College of Medicine. "Professor Mustafa Djamgoz". Archived from the original on 20 July 2011. Retrieved 25 February 2011.
  5. ^ a b c d Breast Cancer Care. "Our trustees:Professor Mustafa Djamgoz". Retrieved 25 February 2011.
  6. ^ Imperial College London (28 July 2010). "Combating Cancer". Retrieved 25 February 2011.

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