Dr Irina Chuckowree

Post:Research Fellow in Medicinal Chemistry (Biochemistry)
Location:ARUNDEL BUILDING 315
Email:I.Chuckowree@sussex.ac.uk

Telephone numbers
Internal:8419
UK:01273 678419
International:+44 1273 678419
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Biography

Irina has extensive experience as a Medicinal Chemist in both the pharmaceutical industry and academia working on various drug targets: histone deacetylases (HDAC), class I phosphatidylinositol 3- and VEGFR-2 kinases, topoisomerases, multi-drug resistance associated protein (MRP1), plasminogen activator inhibitor-1 (PAI-1), cannabinoid receptor type 1 (CB1), and p53 tumour suppressor protein. Irina played a key role in identifying the Phase II topoisomerases inhibitor XR11576, and the Phase II PI3K inhibitors GDC-0941 and GDC-0980.