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Susan Wyllie stands in front of lab equipment

Getting to Know- Susan Wyllie

Dr Susan Wyllie graduated from the University of Edinburgh with a BSc in Biochemistry. She then completed her Ph.D at..

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Getting to Know- Beatriz Baragaña

Dr Beatriz Baragaña leads Apicomplexan portfolio at the Drug Discovery Unit (DDU) , School of Life Sciences, University of Dundee...

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The Drug Discovery Unit at The University of Dundee The Drug Discovery Unit at The University of Dundee © Sophie Gerrard

Getting to Know- Manu De Rycker

Manu De Rycker is Head of Translational Parasitology and Portfolio Leader for Kinetoplastid Drug Discovery at the Drug Discovery Unit..

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Joana Faria sits on steps in a garden in Seoul, South Korea

Getting to Know- Joana Faria

Joana Faria is a postdoctoral research fellow in the lab of Professor David Horn. Joana's research focuses on understanding how..

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Ian Gilbert in his office at the Drug Discovery Unit at The University of Dundee.

Getting to Know- Ian Gilbert

Ian Gilbert is  holder of the Roscoe Chair and Professor of Medicinal Chemistry at the School of Life Sciences, University..

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Trainee - Senyo Botchie

Meet WCAIR Trainee Senyo Botchie

It has been a pleasure to host Senyo Botchie at WCAIR for the last 9 months. As Senyo prepares to..

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WCAIR Trainee Andrew Mtwea standing outside School Life Sciences building

Meet WCAIR Trainee Andrew Mtewa

Andrew Mtewa is a Medicinal Chemistry PhD student from Blantyre, Malawi who is spending nine months with  WCAIR to develop..

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Getting to Know- David Horn

David Horn, Professor of Parasite Molecular Biology and Deputy Director of WCAIR and the Division of Biological Chemistry and Drug..

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Getting to Know- David Gray

This week (2nd October 2019) we announced that David Gray, Head of Biology for the Drug Discovery Unit, has been..

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Passport page for Leishmania Para-site-seeing art-science exhibition

We’re all going on a Para-site-seeing holiday…

Following the exciting launch of our new sci-art exhibition, we're excited to announce our summer art programme plans! We are..

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