Northern Institute for Cancer Research

Staff Profile

Julieann Sludden

Senior Research Associate

Background

Qualifications

BSc, MSc

Previous Positions

Jan. 1997 - July 1999: Research Assistant, University of Glasgow.
Employed in Department of Medical Oncology.

June 1995 - Dec. 1996: Research Assistant, University of Aberdeen
Project to investigate the polymorphic enzyme dihydropyrimidine dehydrogenase in Cancer research laboratory.

Sept. 1994-June 1995: Research Assistant, University of Glasgow.
Employed in Department of Medical Oncology.

Oct. 1992-Sept. 1993: Research scientist, British Biotechnology Ltd..

Memberships

Member of BACR

Research

Research Interests

Method development and validation of analytical methods (HPLC and LC/MS/MS.
Pharmacokinetic analysis.
PCR,pyrosequencing and RFLP

Current Work

Post involves method development and validation of analytical methods (HPLC and LC/MS/MS) for measurement of drug levels in biological matrixes from patients enrolled on clinical trials, pharmacokinetic analysis, liaising with medical staff and organising shipment of samples. Also use PCR, pyrosequencing and RFLP for detecting single nucleotide polymorphisms in drug metabolising enzymes. I am the Document controller for the laboratory which involves writing, reviewing and distribution of SOPs and archiving of controlled documents.

Publications