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Group "us"ie; 1-10-14: LHS JS,
New book; out soon!!
I) funding has been secured for a 1 year research study. We will investigate metal dyshomeostasis in this disease. project starts Feb 2015.
Funding has been secured! Project started 21-7-14. Dr Bradley Springett (LHS, below, with Gavin Roffe (centre) and Adam Close (RHS) at Pride) joined us from Institute of Cancer Therapeutics, Bradford and has been introduced to a number of local catering and drinks establishments........ Welcome Bradley!
III) New PhD:
A Precompetitive Modular Peptidomimetic Toolkit for Targeting PPIs. iCASE. Welcome and good luck Raysa Khan! Started Sept 2104.
Carbon dots (C-dots) from Cow Manure with Impressive Subcellular Selectivity Tuned by Simple Chemical Modification. Barbosa, C.D. E. S.; Corrêa, J. R.; Medeiros, G. A.; Barreto, G.; Magalhães, K.g.; de Oliveira, A. L.; Spencer, J.; Rodrigues, M. O.; Neto, B. A. D. Chemistry Eur. J. 2015, accepted.
Seizure Control by Derivatives of Medium Chain Fatty Acids Associated with the Ketogenic Diet Show Novel Branching-Point Structure for Enhanced Potency. Chang, P.; Zuckermann, A.; Williams, S.; Close, A. J.; Cano-Jaimez, M.; McEvoy, J. P.; Spencer, J.; Walker, M. C.; Williams, R. S. B. JPET, 2015, 352 (1), 43-52.
Microwave-Mediated Synthesis of N-Methyliminodiacetic Acid (MIDA) Boronates. Close,A. J.; Kemmitt,P.; Emmerson, M. K.; Spencer, J. Tetrahedron, 2014, 70, 9125-9131.
Synthesis of Hybrid Anticancer Agents Based on Kinase and Histone Deacetylase Inhibitors. Patel, H.; Chuckowree, I.; Coxhead, P. Guille, M.; Wang, M.; Zuckermann, A.; Williams, R. S. B.; Librizzi, M.; Paranal, R. N.; Bradner, J. E.; Spencer, J. MedChemComm. 2014, 5, 1829-1833.
Multifunctional 8-Hydroxyquinoline-Appended Cyclodextrins as New Inhibitors of Metal-Induced Protein Aggregation. Oliveri, V.; Attanasio, F.; Puglisi, A.; Spencer, J.; Vecchio, G. Chem. Eur. J., 2014, 20, 8954-8964.
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