Yin Wu

Honorary consultant medical oncologist


Yin Wu is an honorary consultant medical oncologist at Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust and a clinician scientist at King's College London. He has been a consultant at Guy's and St Thomas' since 2021.

He teaches undergraduate medical and veterinary students as a Bye-Fellow in pathology at the University of Cambridge.

He chairs the Guy's Hospital skin cancer clinical trials committee. 

Education and training

  • General internal medicine and medical oncology training as an NIHR academic clinical lecturer, Guy's and St Thomas' and University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

  • Medicine and surgery (MBBS), University College London, 2010

  • PhD (MBPhD), University College London, 2009

  • Preclinical medicine BA, University of Cambridge, 2004

Research interests

  • Tumour immunology
  • Immunotherapy
  • Unconventional T cells in human health and disease

Yin is active in basic laboratory research. His research focuses on defining the role of tissue-resident T cells in fighting cancer to improve cancer immunotherapy.


  • Apothecaries' prize, 2020

Last updated: February 2024

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