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Dr Emma Bourton

Dr Emma Bourton
Lecturer in Biosciences


Lecturer (Education).


BSc (Hons.) Applied Biochemistry (Upper Second), Brunel University London, 2004.

PhD "Countercurrent Chromatography of Proteins using Aqueous Two-Phase Systems", Brunel University London, 2008.


Study Block Coordinator BB2710: Analytical Biochemistry.

Study Block Coordinator BB5705: Laboratory Safety, Research Techniques & Ethics.

Newest selected publications

Zahir, SA., Plowman, PN., Bourton, EC., Sharif, F. and Parris, C. (2015) 'Increased gamma-H2AX and Rad51 DNA Repair Biomarker Expression in Human Cell Lines Resistant to the Chemotherapeutic Agents Nitrogen Mustard and Cisplatin.'. Chemotherapy, 60 (5). pp. 310 - 320. ISSN: 0009-3157 Open Access Link

Journal article

Parris, CN., Zahir, SA., Al-Ali, H., Bourton, EC., Plowman, C. and Plowman, PN. (2015) 'Enhanced γ-H2AX DNA damage foci detection using multimagnification and extended depth of field in imaging flow cytometry'. Cytometry Part A, 87 (8). pp. 717 - 723. ISSN: 1552-4922 Open Access Link

Journal article

Bourton, EC., Hussain, H., Plowman, PN., Harvey, AJ. and Parris, C. (2015) 'Radiosensitivity of Human Breast Cancer Cell Lines Expressing the Breast Tumor Kinase (Brk)'. Journal of Cancer Science and Therapy, 7 (3). pp. 95 - 101. ISSN: 1948-5956 Open Access Link

Journal article

Payne, AM., Wilson, F., Bourton, E. and Stergioulas, L. (2015) '(Under review) Feedback in e-learning systems-what, when and how?'. Assessment and Evaluation in Higher Education. ISSN: 1469-297X

Journal article

Bourton, EC., Plowman, PN., Harvey, AJ., Adam Zahir, S. and Parris, CN. (2013) 'The PARP-1 inhibitor Olaparib causes retention of γ-H2AX foci in BRCA1 heterozygote cells following exposure to gamma radiation'. Journal of Cancer Therapy, 4 (11a). pp. 44 - 52. ISSN: 2151-1934 Open Access Link

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