Queen’s researcher reveals plans on how to end bowel cancer. Photo Source: The Daily Express. Gráinne Ní Ghréacháin, Editor. Queen’s announced today that Professor Mark Lawler, who works at the university as chair in Translational Cancer Genomics, has developed a solution on how to end the cancer of the bowel. A cancer, according to Cancer Research UK, that begins in the colon and is otherwise known as colorectal cancer.