Professor Elinor Sawyer
Elinor Sawyer is Professor of Clinical Oncology and Breast Cancer Genetics at King’s College London. She trained as a clinician scientist at the London Research Institute. Her research interests are genetic predisposition to breast cancer, particularly lobular breast cancer and DCIS, and identification of biomarkers that predict progression of LCIS and DCIS. She is a member of the Sloane Steering Committee (a national UK audit of screen detected DCIS) and leads the translational aspects of the Sloane project. She is leading on the molecular analyses of the UK DCIS samples in the CRUK Grand Challenge, PRECISION and the application of these findings to clinical practice.