Drug Discovery Unit

  • United Kingdom

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    Asghar, Soneela

    Person: Research

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    Bell, Mark

    Person: Research

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    Bellany, Fiona

    Person: Research



    Research Output

    A One Health Approach to Tackle Cryptosporidiosis

    Innes, E. A., Chalmers, R. M., Wells, B. & Pawlowic, M. C., Mar 2020, In : Trends in Parasitology. 36, 3, p. 290-303 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

  • A platform for target prediction of phenotypic screening hit molecules

    Homeyer, N., van Deursen, R., Ochoa-Montaño, B., Heikamp, K., Ray, P., Zuccotto, F., Blundell, T. L. & Gilbert, I. H., Mar 2020, In : Journal of Molecular Graphics & Modelling. 95, p. 1-9 9 p., 107485.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
  • 42 Downloads (Pure)
  • 1 Citation (Scopus)
    185 Downloads (Pure)


    The Brian Cox Prize for Excellence in Public Engagement with Research: Project of the Year

    Fiona Bellany (Recipient), Mark Bell (Recipient), Nicola Caldwell (Recipient), Susan Davis (Recipient), Mary Wheldon (Recipient), Ali Floyd (Recipient), Karen Dowers (Recipient) & Mattia Cocco (Recipient), 15 Jan 2020

    Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

  • Activities

    • 1 Participation in workshop, seminar, course
    • 1 Other

    Women Making Waves in STEM - Dundee Women's Festival 2020

    Amy Cameron (Organiser), Amy Rogers (Organiser), Rolf Black (Organiser), Annalu Waller (Speaker), Elizabeth Mills (Speaker), Irene Hallyburton (Speaker), Amy Learmonth (Speaker), Senga Robertson-Albertyn (Speaker), Maggie Bartlett (Speaker)
    10 Mar 2020

    Activity: Other activity typesOther

    Family Fun with Women in STEM Training Event

    Amy Cameron (Organiser), Amy Rogers (Organiser), Ewa Bieniecka (Participant), Irene Hallyburton (Participant), Amy Learmonth (Participant), Elizabeth Mills (Participant), Esther Sammler (Participant), Susan Morrison (Host)
    13 Feb 2020

    Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in workshop, seminar, course

    Press / Media

    A Forensic Approach to Street Drugs

    Craig McKenzie & Kevin Read


    1 Media contribution

    Press/Media: Research

    Tuberculosis drug may also target visceral leishmaniasis

    Alan H. Fairlamb & Kevin Read


    1 item of Media coverage

    Press/Media: Research

    Student theses

    Discovery of high quality molecular leads and screening collections for CNS drug targets

    Author: Farnaby, W., 2019

    Supervisor: Ciulli, A. (Supervisor) & Read, K. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

    Spontaneous Raman spectroscopy: Exploring applicability in drug discovery and the medical sciences

    Author: Rabl, T., 2018

    Supervisor: Read, K. (Supervisor) & McGloin, D. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

    The metabolism of bicyclic nitro drugs in Leishmania

    Author: Norval, S., 2016

    Supervisor: Read, K. (Supervisor) & Fairlamb, A. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy