Bell C.M., Simmons M.S.J. (2007) Plant substances as alternatives for animal products in traditional medicines. Department for the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, London.
Wen X, Tozer A.J., Butler S.A., Bell C.M., Docherty S.M., Iles R.K. (2006) Follicular fluid levels of inhibin A, inhibin B, and activin A levels reflect changes in follicle size but are not independent markers of the oocyte's ability to fertilize. Fertil Steril. 85(6):1723-9.
Appiah S.S., Bremner P., Kokubun T., Russell M., Bell C., Heinrich M., Simmonds M.S.J. (2006) Herbal alternatives to bear bile: Effects of Scutellaria baicalensis Georgi on IL-6 promoter and CYP3A4 activities. Abst. 13th Annual Symposium on Complementary Health Care, Exeter, December 2006
Pendry B, Busia K, Bell C.M. (2005) Phytochemical Evaluation of Selected Anti-oxidant-Containing Medicinal Plants for Use in the Preparation of a herbal Formula - a Preliminary Study. Chemistry and Biodiversity 2, 917-922.
Appiah S.S, Kokubun T., Bremner P., Heinrich M., Bell C., Simmonds M.S.J. (2003) Investigation of the Safety and efficacy of Chinese herbs traditionally used to treat inflammatory diseases. FACT 8 (4), 477. Abst. 10th Annual Symposium on Complementary Health Care, London, November 2003.
Bell C.M., Bell L., Chevallier A., McDermott A., Adams R. (2003) Herbal treatment for osteoarthritis: a pilot study investigating outcomes. FACT 8 (4), 480. Abst. 10th Annual Symposium on Complementary Health Care, London, November 2003.
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Learning & Teaching Interests
Anatomy and physiology
Research Outputs & Interests
Traditional Medicine: the use of plants and plant constituents as medicines, both in clinical settings and in the laboratory, with in vitro work investigating the antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties of herbs and their constituents.
Methodologies appropriate for researching Traditional and Complementary Medicine.
The biochemical basis of migraine and the metabolism of a potent neurotoxin causing Parkinsonian symptoms in man, MPTP.