Professor Philippa Darbre is Professor Emeritus (Oncology), in the School of Biological Sciences, at the University of Reading. Her research interests centre on the molecular and cellular mechanisms of action of oestrogen and oestrogen-mimicking chemicals in human breast cancer cells, with a main focus on the ingredients contained in underarm cosmetics.
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