Expert in Nutrition, Gut Health, Cancer, Molecular Biology
Expert ID: 729176 United Kingdom
Consultant on European Nutrigenomics Organisation MSc Molecular Nutrition Steering Group. Consultant for European Nutrigenomics Organisation Information Portal team, review and assess procedures and methods in the gut health research field for inclusion in a database being created for nutrigenomics-related laboratory studies.Consultant to Biopta Ltd on application of molecular and microanatomical analyses of human tissues.Provided expert comment to COSMOS (2009) on published report on dietary salicylates.
|Year: 1994||Degree: PhD||Subject: Molecular Biology||Institution: University of Durham, England|
|Year: 1991||Degree: BSc||Subject: Biology||Institution: University of Strathclyde, Scotland|
|Years: 2008 to Present||Employer: Undisclosed||Title: Senior Research Fellow||Department:||Responsibilities:|
|Years: 2000 to 2008||Employer: Rowett Research Institute||Title: Principal Investigator||Department:||Responsibilities:|
|Years: 1999 to 2000||Employer: Rowett Research Institute||Title: Postdoctoral scientist||Department:||Responsibilities:|
|Years: 1997 to 1999||Employer: Rowett Research Institute||Title: Postdoctoral scientist||Department:||Responsibilities:|
|Years: 1994 to 1997||Employer: Rowett Research Institute||Title: Postdoctoral scientist||Department:||Responsibilities:|
|Associations / Societies|
|The Nutrition Society;
The European Nutrigenomics Organisation (NuGO).
|Member of Editorial Board, The Open Obesity Journal.
Member of Editorial Board, Proceedings of the Nutrition Society.
Member of Editorial Board, World Journal of Gastrointestinal Pathophysiology.
Guest Editor, The Open Obesity Journal Hot topic Supplement - Obesity cancer links.
|Publications and Patents Summary|
|She has 35 publications in peer reviewed scientific journals, a book chapter on precancerous conditions, a review article on melatonin and an editorial on obesity related cancer.|
Fields of Expertise
applied molecular biology, cancer biology, cloning technique, colon, colon cancer, colorectal cancer, gene amplification, gene expression, gene expression regulation, genetic sequencing, large intestine, molecular biology, obesity, tissue and organ harvesting, physiological process, anal cancer, gastrointestinal cancer, cancer risk, gastrointestinal tract, dietary fat, gastrointestinal function, human biology, biological transcription, cancer physiology, cell death, hormone release, human nutrition, botanical extract, Northern blotting, Southern blotting, biological response, molecular oncology, molecular biochemistry, carcinogenesis modeling, biological antioxidant, biological cell differentiation, disease, histology, cancer, nutrient, cancerous tumor, DNA manipulation, DNA synthesis, cytokine, nucleotide, biological process, tumor, protein sequencing, plant molecular biology, oncogenesis, nutrition, animal molecular biology, gastrointestinal disease, gastroenterology, cell physiology, biology