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International Development Research @ Cambridge



Dr Alexandre Kabla is a Senior Lecturer and a Research Group Leader at the Department of Engineering and a Fellow of Emmanuel College. 

Alexandre researches how Physics and Mechanics concepts can explain subcellular processes that lead to macroscopically coordinated behaviours, such as the cell migration and rearrangement patterns observed in diseases like cancer metastasis and wound healing.


Welcome to Cambridge Global Challenges

Cambridge Global Challenges is the Strategic Research Initiative of the University of Cambridge that aims to enhance the contribution of its research towards addressing the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2030, with a particular focus on the poorest half of the world’s population.


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