Pedro Cunha, PhD

Postdoctoral Fellow


Pedro has a strong cell biology background and laboratory experience in immunotherapy, gene editing and cancer research. He is interested in the role of metabolism as a regulator of immune cell function and cancer immunotherapy.

During his free time, Pedro enjoys listening to music, watching movies/series, working out, and trying to cook.

Academic Background

  • PhD in Immunology, University of Cambridge (United Kingdom)
  • MSc in Cellular and Molecular Biology, University of Coimbra (Portugal)
  • BSc in Biochemistry, University of Coimbra (Portugal)

Previous Research Work

  • Graduate Student – Randall Johnson Lab, University of Cambridge
  • Visiting Researcher – Randall Johnson Lab, Karolinska Institute
  • Master Student – Conceição Lima Lab, University of Coimbra
  • Bachelor Student – Paulo Oliveira Lab, University of Coimbra