Dr Claire Price


Research Officer


BSc (hons) Physiology (Cardiff University, 2006)

PhD (Swansea University, 2012)


PM-004 Fundamentals of Microbiology and Disease

PM-007 Foundation Applied Medical Sciences Skills Development 1

PM-130 Fundamental Research Skills

PM-134 Microbiology

PM-138 Skills for Medical Sciences

PM-256 Communicating Medical Sciences

PM-280 Skills for Researchers

PM-340 Being a Medical Scientist

PM-354 Cancer Pharmacology

PM-366 Teaching Science in Schools



Warrilow AGS, Parker JE, Price CL, Rolley NJ, Nes WD, Kelly DE, Kelly SL. Isavuconazole and voriconazole inhibition of sterol 14α-demethylases (CYP51) from Aspergillus fumigatus and Homo sapiens. International Journal of Antimicrobial Agents. 2019, EPub before print.

Lamb DC, Follmer AH, Goldstone JV, Nelson DR, Warrilow AG, Price CL, True MY, Kelly SL, Poulos TL, Stegeman JJ. On the occurrence of cytochrome P450 in viruses. 2019. DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1901080116.

Warrilow AG, Nishimoto AT, Parker JE, Price CL, Flowers SA, Kelly DE, Rogers PD, Kelly SL. The evolution of azole resistance in Candida albicans sterol 14α-demethylase (CYP51) through incremental amino acid substitutions. Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy. 2019, EPub before print.


Zhou W, Warrilow AGS, Thomas CD, Ramos E, Parker JE, Price CL, Vanderloop BH, Fisher PM, Loftis MD, Kelly DE, Kelly SL, Nes WD. Functional importance for developmental regulation of sterol biosynthesis in Acanthamoeba castellanii. Biochimica et Biophysica Acta (BBA) - Molecular and Cell Biology of Lipids. 2018. In Press.


Hull CM, Warrilow AGS, Rolley NJ, Price CL, Donnison IS, Kelly DE, Kelly SL. Co-production of 11alpha-hydroxyprogesterone and ethanol using recombinant yeast expressing fungal steroid hydroxylases. Biotechnol Biofuels. 2017, 10:226.

Warrilow AGS, Parker JE, Price CL, Garvey EP, Hoekstra WJ, Schotzinger RJ, Wiederhold NP, Nes WD, Kelly DE, Kelly SL. The tetrazole VT-1161 is a potent inhibitor of Trichophyton rubrum through its inhibition of T. rubrum CYP51. Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy. 2017, EPub ahead of print.


Warrilow AG, Price CL, Parker JE, Rolley NJ, Smyrniotis CJ, Hughes DD, Thoss V, Nes WD, Kelly DE, Holman TR, Kelly SL. Azole antifungal sensitivity of sterol 14α-demethylase (CYP51) and CYP5218 from Malassezia globosa. Scientific Reports. 2016, 6, 27690.

Warrilow AG, Parker JE, Price CL, Nes WD, Garvey EP, Hoekstra WJ, Schotzinger RJ, Kelly DE, Kelly SL. The investigational drug VT-1129 is a highly potent inhibitor of Cryptococcus species CYP51 but only weakly inhibits the human enzyme. Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy. 2016, 60(8), 4530-4538.


Warrilow AGS, Parker JE, Price CL, Nes WD, Kelly SL, Kelly DE. CYP51-mediated azole resistance in Aspergillus fumigatus: an in vitro biochemical study. Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy. 2015, 59(12), 7771-7778.

Price CL, Parker JE, Warrilow AGS, Kelly DE, Kelly SL. Azole fungicides - understanding resistance mechanisms in agricultural fungal pathogens. Pest Management Science. 2015, 71(8), 1054-1058.

Price CL, Warrilow AGS, Parker JE, Mullins JGL, Nes WD, Kelly DE, Kelly SL. Novel substrate specificity and temperature sensitive activity of Mycosphaerella graminicola CYP51 (MgCYP51) supported by the native NADPH cytochrome P450 reductase (CPR). Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 2015, 81(10), 3379-3386.


Parker JE, Warrilow AGS, Price CL, Mullins JGL, Kelly DE, Kelly SL. Resistance to antifungals that target CYP51. Journal of Chemical Biology. 2014, 7(4), 143-161.


Member of the Royal Society of Biology

Member of the Biochemical Society

Member of the Royal Society of Chemistry

Fellow of the Higher Education Academy

STEM Ambassador