Dr Neil Rushmere 

Senior Lecturer

Biomedical Sciences
Cardiff School of Health Sciences 
University of Wales Institute Cardiff, 
CF5 2YB. 
tel +44 (0)29 20416826
fax +44 (0)29 20416982
email: nrushmere@uwic.ac.uk

Academic Interests
Cancer and Cellular Biology
Control of Gene Expression

Research Interests
Ageing and the control of the Cell Cycle
Carcinogenesis and Immunoevasion of Tumours
Anti-sense expression technologies
Cellular and Genetic Mechanisms of Dietary Health Benefits

Biochemistry, Cell Biology & Molecular Biology

University Responsibilities
Member of UWIC’s Biomedical Science Enterprise, Research & Consultancy unit (BSERC)
Research Student Supervision

Student Completion
Melanie Savoury (PhD)
Current Students
Khalid Al Mhurami (PhD)
Linnet Thekkemuriyil (PhD)
Mathew Jones (MD)
Claire Kilduff (MD)

External Responsibilities
Research Collaborations with;
Prof. R. I. Nicholson (Tenovus Laboratories), Cardiff University
Prof B. P. Morgan (Dept. Medical Biochemistry), Cardiff