Welcome to the Bentires-Alj lab

Lab May 2017

We are located at the Department of Biomedicine (DBM), University Hospital, in Basel, Switzerland. We are focusing on basic and translational research on breast tumor heterogeneity, metastasis and therapy resistance.


Normal and Neoplastic Breast Stem Cells
Cell Autonomous Mechanisms of Resistance & Metastasis
Non-cell Autonomous Mechanisms of Resistance & Metastasis
Personalized Medicine

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Video presentation of the lab

Our research is supported by the FMI, the European Research Council, the Swiss National Science Foundation, the Swiss initiative for systems biology, the Cancer League Basel (Krebsliga Beider Basel), and the Swiss cancer league.