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Dr Nirupa Murugaesu MBBS BSc PhD FRCP

Consultant in Medical Oncology, Guy’s & St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust

Cancer Lead for Genomics, Guy’s & St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust, South East Genomic Laboratory Hub & Genomic Medicine Service Alliance

Principal Clinician in Cancer Genomics at Genomics England


Dr Nirupa Murugaesu trained in Medical Oncology at St Bartholomew’s and University College London Hospitals and completed a PhD at The Institute of Cancer Research in 2011. Following which, she completed a Clinical Lectureship in The Translational Cancer Therapeutics Laboratory at University College London and The Francis Crick Institute with an academic research interest in tracking cancer evolution through therapy.


Dr Murugaesu is a Consultant in Medical Oncology at Guy’s & St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust, Cancer Lead for Genomics at the South East Genomics Laboratory Hub and the Principal Clinician for Cancer Genomics at Genomics England. These roles includes clinical leadership and oversight of the Cancer Genomic Medicine Service to optimise NHS cancer pathways along with engagement of the UK clinical academic community to transform delivery of molecular testing in NHS clinical cancer care and enhance research outputs.

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