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Dr Alice Pollitt

Dr Alice Pollitt
Job Title:
Lecturer in Cardiovascular Biology
Alice Pollitt



Director of Postgraduate Researchers

Areas of Interest

  • Understand cell-cell communication between platelets and non-hematopoietic cells.
  • Understanding the molecular basis of changes in the spatial and temporal organisation of the cell surface and how this influences signalling pathways.

Member of the Molecular & Cellular Medicine Group

Impact, Enterprise and Outreach:

  • STEM Ambassador
  • Outreach for the British Heart Foundation

Esteem Factors:

  • Peer review for Journal of Thrombosis and Haemostasis
  • Platelets 3rd Edition; Chapter 11: GPVI and CLEC-2; Pollitt, Hughes & Watson

    National Collaborators:

    • Prof. Steve Watson - University of Birmingham
    • Dr. Mike Tomlinson - University of Birmingham
    • Dr. Chris O'Callaghan - University of Oxford
    • Dr. Stephanie Jung - University of Cambridge

Research groups / Centres


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Pre 2003

Bicknell AB (2002) Identification of a receptor for N-POMC peptides Endo Res 28 309-314.

Bicknell AB and Lowry PJ (2002) Adrenal growth is controlled by expression of specific proopiomelanocortin serine protease in the outer adrenal cortex. Endo Res 28 589-595.

Omer S, Lomthaisong K and Bicknell AB (2002) Identification of two alternate splice variants of a novel serine protease expressed in steroidogenic tissues Endo Res 28 339-348.

Neville SE, Baigent SM, Bicknell AB, Lowry PJ and Gladwell RT (2002) Hox gene expression in adult tissues with particular reference to the adrenal gland. Endo Res 28 669-673.

Bicknell AB (2002) Identification of the protease that cleaves pro-gamma-MSH: the dawning of a new era in adrenal physiology. J Endocrinology 172 405-410.

Bicknell AB, Lomthaisong K, Woods RJ, Hutchinson EG, Bennett HPJ, Gladwell RT, and Lowry PJ (2001) Characterization of a serine protease that cleaves pro-g-melanotropin at the adrenal to stimulate growth. Cell 105 903-912

Bicknell AB, Lomthaisong K, Gladwell RT, and Lowry PJ (2000) Agouti related protein expression in the adrenal cortex. implications for novel autocrine mechanisms modulating the actions of pro-opiomelanocortin peptides. J Neuroend 12 977-982.

Bicknell AB and Lowry PJ (2000) Pro-opiomelanocortin (POMC). In: Fink, G ed. Encyclopedia of Stress San Diego:Academic Press pp 257-265.

Bicknell AB, Savva D and Lowry PJ (1996) POMC and adrenal function. Endo Res 22 385-393.

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