Institute of Cellular Medicine

Staff Profile

Kat Cheung

Research Assistant


I am a Research Assistant/Associate working in Daniel Rico's computational biology group at the ICM. My project is ‘Sex-dependent gene regulation in immune cells’ and is funded by the Wellcome Trust.

Prior to this post, I did my PhD in David Young's group at the IGM, Newcastle University working on the "Characterisation of the epigenome in an in vitro model of chondrogenesis".

Twitter: @KCheung_bio


2013-2017: MRes/PhD (CIMA funded), Newcastle University

2012-2013: MRes Post-genomic Science, University of Liverpool

2009-2012: BSc Biological Sciences, University of East Anglia


‘Sex-dependent gene regulation in immune cells’ funded by the Wellcome Trust