University College London
Professor Ivan Gout graduated as an MD at Lviv Medical University (Ukraine) in 1983. He obtained his doctorate at the Institute of Experimental Oncology, National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine in 1987. In 1998, he started his own group at the Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research, focussing on the regulation of growth via the S6 kinase pathway. Since 2003, he has been a Professor in this Department, where he has an active research group working on signal transduction via the mTOR/S6K pathway in normal and cancer cells.
Cell signalling through phospholipases, kinases and G-proteins during differentiation and secretion, Cellular mechanisms underlying neurodegeneration.