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Dr Julia M.W. Gee  -  PhD

An image of Dr Julia Gee from the Welsh School of Pharmacy
Position:Breast Cancer Campaign Senior Research Fellow

Telephone:+44 (0)29 208 75226


  • BSc. (Hons) Physiological Sciences, University of Newcastle, 1985
  • PhD in Cancer Biology, University of Wales, 1991

Research Interests

  • Anti‑hormone-induced signalling in ER + breast cancer.
  • Mechanisms of anti‑hormone and anti-growth factor resistant breast cancer growth and progression.
  • Novel target discovery and evaluation of new therapies using breast cancer cells in vitro.
  • (Signal transduction and biomarker studies in clinical cancer.


Member of the School's Pharmacology & Physiology Research Discipline


Teaching Profile


PH3101 Optimisation of Drug Design (lecture on targeted cancer therapeutics [e.g. anti‑hormones].

Supervision of PHRMY undergraduate final year projects.



I currently supervise/co-supervise 1 PhD student in the School.


Links to other relevant websites

Breast Cancer (Molecular Pharmacology) Group


Funding bodies which support our work

Breast Cancer Campaign

CRUK Cardiff Centre Development Fund &  ECMC Cardiff  

The Wales Cancer Institute

“In The Pink” Charity

 Welsh Assembly Government (Wales Office of Research & Development for Health & Social Care [WORD])