Faculty of Medical Sciences

Staff Profile

Dr Christopher Redfern

Reader in Retinoid Molecular Biology

Background

Qualifications

PhD

Research

Research Interests

  • Retinoid molecular biology and cell signalling via ligand-dependent transcription factors.
  • Cell stress and signalling pathways in relation to cancer cell biology.
  • Thiopurine biology in relation to cancer and immunosuppression

Other Expertise

Ornithology (ringing, growth and development, migration and dispersal, monitoring breeding success)
Bird ringing and tagging with electronic devices for research and monitoring.


Teaching

Systems biology (Masters)

Vertebrate biology (Undergraduate)

Laboratory research projects in biochemistry and cell bology


Publications