Mark Tangney

    Mark Tangney PhD, MBA

    Mark is the Director of the SynBioCentre at University College Cork, Ireland, where he is also a Principal Investigator at the Cork Cancer Research Centre and faculty at the APC Microbiome Institute. Interests include Synthetic Biology; development of microbes as cancer therapeutics; associations between bacteria and cancer; and entrepreneurship. Mark has previously worked at various international institutions (Los Angeles, Boston, Copenhagen) and published extensively in the fields of cancer and molecular biology. Mark also serves as Vice Secretary General of the International Society for Cell and Gene Therapy of Cancer (ISCGT); council member of the Irish Association for Cancer Research (IACR),  Vice-President of the Irish Society for Gene and Cell Therapy (ISGCT), and member of the editorial board of several international journals.