Dr Chris Bax

Principal Lecturer (Quality Management & Enhancement; Preparatory Year)

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Dr Chris Bax

Dr Chris Bax is a principal lecturer for Quality Management and Enhancement; Preparatory Year, and specialises in cancer pharmacology. He holds the following qualifications: BSc (Hons) Pharmacology (Bath);  PhD (London), and is a member of these professional bodies: The Royal Society of Biology (Fellow), Higher Education Academy (Fellow) and the British Pharmacological Society.




Chris has published extensively, with 30 peer-reviewed publications and five book chapters.

Selected publications
  • Jacoby J.C., Heugh, S, Bax, C. & Branford-White, C.  (2014). Enhancing learning through formative assessment. Innovations in Education and Teaching International, 51:1, 72-83.
  • Bax C., Baggott G., Howey E., Pellet-Many C., Rayne R., Neonaki M., Bax B.E., Branford White, C. (2006). Evaluation of Formative Computer-based Assessment by Cell Biology Students with Differing Entry Qualifications and Ethnicity. Bioscience Education e-Journal 8.
  • Bax, C.M.R., Davies, S., Chatzaki, E., Butler, S.A. and Iles, R.K. (2003). Role of glycoprotein hormones in endometrial cancer. In: Cell and Molecular Biology of Endometrial Carcinoma, Eds Kuramoto, H. and Nishida, M., Springer-Verlag, Tokyo.
  • Davies, S., Bax, C.M.R., Chatzaki, E., Chard, T. and Iles, K. (2000). Regulation of endometrial cancer cell growth by luteinising hormone (LH) and follicle stimulating hormone (FSH). British Journal of Cancer, 83 (12); 1730-1734.
  • Bloxam, D.L., Bax, C.M.R. and Bax, B.E. (1997). Culture of syncytiotrophoblast for the study of human placental transfer. Part I: isolation and purification of cytotrophoblast. Placenta, 18, 93-98.
  • Chatzaki, E., Bax, C.M.R., Eidne, K., Anderson, L., Grudzinskas, J.G. and Gallagher, C.J. (1996). The expression of gonadotropin-releasing hormone and its receptor in endometrial cancer and its relevance as an autocrine growth factor. Cancer Research, 56, 2059-2065.

Room: T12-01, Tower Building

Telephone: +44 (0)20 7133 2044

Email: c.bax@londonmet.ac.uk