Elizabeth Matheson
Research Associate

  • Email: elizabeth.matheson@ncl.ac.uk
  • Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 4390
  • Fax: +44 (0) 191 208 4301
  • Address: Northern Institute for Cancer Research
    Paul O'Gorman Building
    Medical School
    Framlington Place
    Newcastle upon Tyne
    NE2 4HH

Roles and Responsibilities

Mycoplasma testing for the NICR

Qualifications

1999 MPhil, University of Newcastle upon Tyne

Previous Positions

1988-1999 Research Technician, Cancer Research Unit
1999 Research Associate, NICR

Memberships

BACR
AACR

Research Interests

Leukaemia
DNA repair mechanisms (predominantly mismatch repair)

Other Expertise

Drug resistance mechanisms

Current Work

Evaluation of the role of mismatch repair defects in relapse ALL.
Mechanisms of drug resistance in childhood acute lymphoblastic leukaemia.