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Hire Dr. Stephen P.
United Kingdom

Staff Scientist at The Institute of Cancer Research

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Work Experience

Postdoctoral Fellow

Institute of Cancer Research

June 2011 - Present

JSPS Short Term Postdoctoral Fellow

RIKEN Center for Developmental Biology

January 2011 - May 2011


PhD Genetics

Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute

September 2006 - December 2010

BA Natural Sciences


October 2003 - October 2006

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Pettitt, S.J., Lord, C.J.(2019). Dissecting PARP inhibitor resistance with functional genomics . Current Opinion in Genetics and Development. 54. p. 55-63.
Chabanon, R.M., Muirhead, G., Krastev, D.B., Adam, J., Morel, D., Garrido, M., Lamb, A., Hénon, C., Dorvault, N., Rouanne, M., et al.(2019). PARP inhibition enhances tumor cell–intrinsic immunity in ERCC1-deficient non–small cell lung cancer . Journal of Clinical Investigation. 129. (3). p. 1211-1228.
Holme, H., Gulati, A., Brough, R., Fleuren, E.D.G., Bajrami, I., Campbell, J., Chong, I.Y., Costa-Cabral, S., Elliott, R., Fenton, T., et al.(2018). Chemosensitivity profiling of osteosarcoma tumour cell lines identifies a model of BRCAness . Scientific Reports. 8. (1).
Bajrami, I., Marlow, R., van De Ven, M., Brough, R., Pemberton, H.N., Frankum, J., Song, F., Rafiq, R., Konde, A., Krastev, D.B., et al.(2018). E-Cadherin/ROS1 inhibitor synthetic lethality in breast cancer . Cancer Discovery. 8. (4). p. 498-515.
Chong, I.Y., Aronson, L., Bryant, H., Gulati, A., Campbell, J., Elliott, R., Pettitt, S., Wilkerson, P., Lambros, M.B., Reis-Filho, J.S., et al.(2018). Mapping genetic vulnerabilities reveals BTK as a novel therapeutic target in oesophageal cancer . Gut. 67. (10). p. 1780-1792.
Pettitt, S.J., Lord, C.J.(2018). Parp inhibitors and breast cancer: Highlights and hang-ups . Expert Review of Precision Medicine and Drug Development. 3. (2). p. 83-94.
Barazas, M., Annunziato, S., Pettitt, S.J., de Krijger, I., Ghezraoui, H., Roobol, S.J., Lutz, C., Frankum, J., Song, F.F., Brough, R., et al.(2018). The CST Complex Mediates End Protection at Double-Strand Breaks and Promotes PARP Inhibitor Sensitivity in BRCA1-Deficient Cells . Cell Reports. 23. (7). p. 2107-2118.
Noordermeer, S.M., Adam, S., Setiaputra, D., Barazas, M., Pettitt, S.J., Ling, A.K., Olivieri, M., Álvarez-Quilón, A., Moatti, N., Zimmermann, M., et al.(2018). The shieldin complex mediates 53BP1-dependent DNA repair . Nature. 560. (7716). p. 117-121.
Holme, H., Gulati, A., Brough, R., Fleuren, E.D.G., Bajrami, I., Campbell, J., Chong, I.Y., Costa-Cabral, S., Elliott, R., Fenton, T., et al.(2018). Erratum to: Chemosensitivity profiling of osteosarcoma tumour cell lines identifies a model of BRCAness (Scientific Reports, (2018), 8, 1, (10614), 10.1038/s41598-018-29043-z) . Scientific Reports. 8. (1).
Pettitt, S.J., Krastev, D.B., Brandsma, I., Dréan, A., Song, F., Aleksandrov, R., Harrell, M.I., Menon, M., Brough, R., Campbell, J., et al.(2018). Genome-wide and high-density CRISPR-Cas9 screens identify point mutations in PARP1 causing PARP inhibitor resistance . Nature Communications. 9. (1).
Brough, R., Gulati, A., Haider, S., Kumar, R., Campbell, J., Knudsen, E., Pettitt, S.J., Ryan, C.J., Lord, C.J.(2018). Identification of highly penetrant Rb-related synthetic lethal interactions in triple negative breast cancer . Oncogene. 37. (43). p. 5701-5718.
Krastev, D.B., Pettitt, S.J., Campbell, J., Song, F., Tanos, B.E., Stoynov, S.S., Ashworth, A., Lord, C.J.(2018). Coupling bimolecular PARylation biosensors with genetic screens to identify PARylation targets . Nature Communications. 9. (1).
Dréan, A., Williamson, C.T., Brough, R., Brandsma, I., Menon, M., Konde, A., Garcia-Murillas, I., Pemberton, H.N., Frankum, J., Rafiq, R., et al.(2017). Modeling therapy resistance in BRCA1/2-mutant cancers . Molecular Cancer Therapeutics. 16. (9). p. 2022-2034.
Jones, S.E., Fleuren, E.D.G., Frankum, J., Konde, A., Williamson, C.T., Krastev, D.B., Pemberton, H.N., Campbell, J., Gulati, A., Elliott, R., et al.(2017). ATR Is a therapeutic target in synovial sarcoma . Cancer Research. 77. (24). p. 7014-7026.
Nikkilä, J., Kumar, R., Campbell, J., Brandsma, I., Pemberton, H.N., Wallberg, F., Nagy, K., Scheer, I., Vertessy, B.G., Serebrenik, A.A., et al.(2017). Elevated APOBEC3B expression drives a kataegic-like mutation signature and replication stress-related therapeutic vulnerabilities in p53-defective cells . British Journal of Cancer. 117. (1). p. 113-123.
Pettitt, S.J., Krastev, D.B., Pemberton, H.N., Fontebasso, Y., Frankum, J., Rehman, F.L., Brough, R., Song, F., Bajrami, I., Rafiq, R., et al.(2017). Genome-wide barcoded transposon screen for cancer drug sensitivity in haploid mouse embryonic stem cells . Scientific Data. 4.
Pettitt, S.J., Rehman, F.L., Bajrami, I., Brough, R., Wallberg, F., Kozarewa, I., Fenwick, K., Assiotis, I., Chen, L., Campbell, J., et al.(2013). A Genetic Screen Using the PiggyBac Transposon in Haploid Cells Identifies Parp1 as a Mediator of Olaparib Toxicity . PLoS ONE. 8. (4).
Li, M.A., Pettitt, S.J., Eckert, S., Ning, Z., Rice, S., Cadiñanos, J., Yusa, K., Conte, N., Bradley, A.(2013). The piggybac transposon displays local and distant reintegration preferences and can cause mutations at noncanonical integration sites . Molecular and Cellular Biology. 33. (7). p. 1317-1330.
Huang, Y., Pettitt, S.J., Guo, G., Liu, G., Li, M.A., Yang, F., Bradley, A.(2012). Isolation of homozygous mutant mouse embryonic stem cells using a dual selection system . Nucleic Acids Research. 40. (3).
Pettitt, S.J., Liang, Q., Rairdan, X.Y., Moran, J.L., Prosser, H.M., Beier, D.R., Lloyd, K.C., Bradley, A., Skarnes, W.C.(2009). Agouti C57BL/6N embryonic stem cells for mouse genetic resources . Nature Methods. 6. (7). p. 493-495.
Pettitt, S.J., Tan, E.-P., Yusa, K.(2015). Piggybac transposon-based inser tional mutagenesis in mouse haploid embryonic stem cells . Methods in Molecular Biology. 1239. p. 15-28.
Li, M.A., Pettitt, S.J., Yusa, K., Bradley, A.(2010). Genome-wide forward genetic screens in mouse ES cells . Methods in Enzymology. 477. (C). p. 217-242.