Dr Anna Seager

Research Officer

Swansea University

Areas of Expertise

  • Toxicology
  • DNA damage
  • Cell biology
  • Image analysis


Wilde EC, Chapman KE, Stannard LM, Seager AL, Brusehafer K, Ume-Kulsoom S, Tonkin JA, Brown MR, Verma JR, Doherty AT, Johnson GE, Doak SH, Jenkins GJS. A novel, integrated in vitro carcinogenicity test to identify genotoxic and non-genotoxic carcinogens using human lymphoblastoid cells. Archives of Toxicology. 2017,

Shah UK, Seager AL, Fowler P, Doak SH, Johnson GE, Scott SJ, Scott AD, Jenkins GJS. A comparison of the genotoxicity of benzo[a]pyrene in four cell lines with differing metabolic capacity. Mutation Research/Genetic Toxicology and Environmental Mutagenesis. 2016, 808, 8-19.

Patni S, Bryant AH, Wynen LP, Seager AL, Morgan G, Thornton CA. Functional activity but not gene expression of toll-like receptors is decreased in the preterm versus term human placenta. Placenta. 2015, 36(9), 1031-1038.

Seager AL, Shah UK, Brüsehafer K, Wills J, Manshian B, Chapman KE, Thomas AD, Scott AD, Doherty AT, Doak SH, Johnson GE, Jenkins GJ. Recommendations, evaluation and validation of a semi-automated, fluorescent-based scoring protocol for micronucleus testing in human cells. Mutagenesis. 2014, 29(3), 155-164.

Seager AL, Shah UK, Mikhail JM, Nelson BC, Marquis BJ, Doak SH, Johnson GE, Griffiths SM, Carmichael PL, Scott SJ, Scott AD, Jenkins GJ. Pro-oxidant induced DNA damage in human lymphoblastoid cells: homeostatic mechanisms of genotoxic tolerance. Toxicological Sciences. 2012, 128(2), 387-397.

Macfarlane TV, Seager AL, Moller M, Morgan G, Thornton CA. Thymic stromal lymphopoietin is present in human breast milk. Pediatric Allergy and Immunology. 2010, 21(2p2), e454.