Member Listing

Name

Gemma Brierley

Affiliation

Department of Clinical Biochemistry

Title

Dr

Other Affiliation

Institute of Metabolic Science

Role

Post Doctoral

Research Summary

Dr Gemma Brierley completed her PhD at the University of Adelaide where she investigated the interplay between the receptors of the IGF system and how they signal outcomes relevant to cancer biology. She was a Postdoctoral Fellow at the Commonwealth Scientific Industrial Research Organisation in South Australia before moving to the University of Cambridge to join Dr Robert Semple and Professor Ken Siddle. Her current research focuses on investigating the therapeutic potential of antibodies to treat severe insulin resistance arising from mutations in the insulin receptor.To be added later

Expertise

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Cancer, Cell Biology, Endocrinology