Professor David Thwaites
Professor of Epithelial Physiology

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  • Address: Institute for Cell and Molecular Biosciences
    Medical Faculty
    University of Newcastle upon Tyne
    Catherine Cookson Building
    Framlington Place
    Newcastle upon Tyne
    NE2 4HH


Physiological Society
British Pharmacological Society

Research Interests

Intestinal epithelial transport; nutrient and drug transporters; regulation of epithelial transport by neurohormonal mechanisms and components of diet; intracellular pH regulation; membrane transport in neuroblastoma cells.