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Aneesah Turais

PhD Student

 Medical School Building 

 

Medical School Building, St Luke's Campus, Magdalen Road, Exeter, EX1 2LU, UK

Overview

Aneesah had been working in a hospital as a laboratory specialist during her internship year. She changed her work direction from health field to education field. She started working as a teaching assistant since 2008 and she is currently a lecturer in Laboratory Medicine department in Al-Baha University (Saudi Arabia). She was working in breast cancer research during her master study.

Qualifications

  • BSc in Laboratory Medicine, (Umm Al-Qura University): Makkah, Saudi Arabia (2003-2008).
  • MSc in Cellular Pathology and Oncology, (University of the West of England): Bristol, UK (2017-2018).

Research

Research interests

I am working on a PhD research project, investigating cellular redox homeostasis, and responses to redox-active drugs, in endothelial cells cultured under standard oxygen conditions in comparison with physioxia.

My interest is involved cell-cell contact, signal pathways, cancer metastasis and metabolism disorders.

Supervision Team: Prof Paul Winyard and Dr Jackie Whatmore

Research projects

  • Cellular redox homeostasis, and responses to redox-active drugs, in endothelial cells cultured under standard oxygen conditions in comparison with physioxia

Grants

  • Funded by the Royal Embassy of Saudi Arabia

Teaching

Supervision / Group

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