About Maria Teresa Esposito
Dr. Maria Teresa Esposito is a Senior Lecturer in Biochemistry at the University of Surrey, UK. Maria Teresa completed her PhD in Molecular Medicine in Napoli, Italy, in 2009 and then she took a post-doctoral training in haemato-oncology at King’s College London, where she studied the molecular mechanisms required for establishment and maintenance of acute myeloid leukaemia (AML) stem cells. In 2017 she was awarded the Leukaemia UK John Goldman Fellowship for translational haematology and started her independent research focusing on exploring and exploiting protein phosphorylation for the identification of new therapies for MLL (KMT2A) leukaemia. Maria Teresa is passionate about education, inspiring the next generation of scientists and science professionals, and public engagement.