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Mrs Karen Scruby

Post:Technician (Life Sciences (Professional Services))
Location:CHICHESTER 2 2R 315C
Email:K.Scruby@sussex.ac.uk

Telephone numbers
Internal:3365
UK:01273 873365
International:+44 1273 873365
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Biography

Karen began her career at Glaxo Smith Kline working on the development of semi synthetic penicillin and products concerned with antibiotic resistance. After studying at Kent University Canterbury she worked as a research assistant at the University of Leeds investigating oxygen toxicity and DNA damage using anaerobic microorganisms in chemo stat culture as a model system.

Karen then worked as an agricultural research scientist investigating the development of a variety of novel microbial products before joining Sussex University in the molecular biology laboratory at Brighton and Sussex Medical School. She has recently returned to the field of drug discovery as a research technician to support the work of the Sussex Drug Discovery Centre.

 

Role

Research Technician