Richard Cornall, MD, PhD, FMedSci
Richard Cornall is a co-founder of MiroBio and supports the research team and provides overall strategic scientific guidance. He has been the Nuffield Professor of Clinical Medicine and head of the Nuffield Department of Medicine (NDM) at the University of Oxford since 2019. The NDM is the largest research department of medicine in Europe and includes centers such as the Jenner Institute and the Wellcome Centre for Human Genetics. Richard is a clinical nephrologist and immunologist whose research interests have focused on the positive and negative selection of lymphocytes, self-tolerance and immune regulation. He studied biochemistry at the University of Cambridge and medicine and genetics at the University of Oxford before training as a junior doctor in London. Richard was a postdoctoral fellow at Stanford University in the Laboratory of Chris Goodnow before he returned to the University of Oxford as a Wellcome Trust Senior Clinical Fellow and professor of immunology.