Drug Discovery and Action research
Our research team comprises medicinal chemists, molecular pharmacologists, biochemists, modellers, biophysicists and biologists.
We focus on two areas:
- the challenges faced in developing new clinically viable targeted therapies;
- understanding how and why therapies work.
Our research is tailored to the provision of personalised medicines, where the patient's disease state is clearly understood and a therapy is selected that will be both efficient and safe.
Our work covers disease areas including cancer, inflammation, infection and hygiene, and neurodegeneration. We focus on four themes: