Post-doctoral research associate, The University of Sheffield Medical SchoolBiography
Luke Tattersall graduated with a First Class honours degree in Biomedical Sciences from Sheffield Hallam University with a years industrial placement in 2015. Since then Luke has worked on a Bone Cancer Research Trust funded PhD Scholarship in the lab of Professor Allie Gartland at the University of Sheffield Medical School Department of Oncology and Metabolism, focusing on osteosarcoma research. He submitted his PhD thesis in January 2019. During his PhD he has received 3 awards from the Bone Research Society, carried out a travelling fellowship at the University of Ferrara Italy, contributed towards a published book chapter, and was an invited speaker at the International Purine meeting in Brazil. Luke is now a post-doctoral research associate continuing research into osteosarcoma again at the University of Sheffield Medical School and has research experience with both in vitro and in vivo preclinical models of the disease.