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Wes is a cancer researcher, currently working to develop new treatment regimens for solid tumours, with a focus on novel approaches to immunotherapy and radiotherapy.

External positions

University of Western Australia, Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences Research Committee

Machine Learning Genomics, Genome Innovation Hub

Cancer Research, Tumour Immunology Group


  • Cancer genetics
  • Cancer research
  • Cancer immunology
  • Data Analysis
  • Machine learning / deep learning
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Big Data

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Untranslated RNA Medicine & Life Sciences
Breast Diseases Medicine & Life Sciences
Human Mammary Glands Medicine & Life Sciences
Brain Neoplasms Medicine & Life Sciences
Long Noncoding RNA Medicine & Life Sciences
MicroRNAs Medicine & Life Sciences
Small Nucleolar RNA Medicine & Life Sciences
Neoplasms Medicine & Life Sciences

Research Output 2011 2019

  • 38 Citations
  • 1 Chapter
  • 1 Conference paper
  • 1 Article
  • 1 Review article
11 Citations (Scopus)

Non-coding RNAs in Mammary Gland Development and Disease

Sandhu, G. K., Milevskiy, M. J. G., Wilson, W., Shewan, A. M. & Brown, M. A., 2016, Non-coding RNA and the Reproductive System. Wilhelm, D. & Bernard, P. (eds.). Netherlands: Springer, p. 121-153 (Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology; vol. 886).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperChapter

Untranslated RNA
Breast Diseases
Human Mammary Glands
Long Noncoding RNA
26 Citations (Scopus)

Monoallelic expression determines oncogenic progression and outcome in benign and malignant brain tumors

Walker, E. J., Zhang, C., Castelo-Branco, P., Hawkins, C., Wilson, W., Zhukova, N., Alon, N., Novokmet, A., Baskin, B., Ray, P., Knobbe, C., Dirks, P., Taylor, M. D., Croul, S., Malkin, D. & Tabori, U., 1 Feb 2012, In : Cancer Research. 72, 3, p. 636-644 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Brain Neoplasms
Neoplasm Genes
1 Citation (Scopus)

The role of radiation treatment in pleural mesothelioma: Highlights of the 14th International Conference of the International mesothelioma interest group

MacRae, R. M., Ashton, M., Lauk, O., Wilson, W., O'Rourke, N., Simone, C. B. & Rimner, A., Jun 2019, In : Lung Cancer. 132, p. 24-27 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Clinical and biological implications of monoallelic expression in brain tumor subgroups

Walker, E., Zhang, C., Castelo-Branco, P., Baskin, B., Wilson, W., Zhukova, N., Alon, N., Novokmet, A., Knobbe, C. & Dirks, P., 2011, NEURO-ONCOLOGY. Vol. 13. p. I10-I11

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper


Willoughby Grant

Wesley Wilson (Recipient), 1 May 2018


Young Investigators Award

Wesley Wilson (Recipient), 28 Mar 2020

Prize: Award

Activities 2017 2017

  • 1 Public lecture, debate or seminar

Wes Wilson, TEDxUWA, Using Your Own Body to Fight Cancer

Wesley Wilson (Speaker)
Dec 2017

Activity: Service and engagementPublic lecture, debate or seminar