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Welcome Dr Åsa Rosenquist

Welcome Dr Åsa Rosenquist

A few years ago, when west Africa was plagued by an devastating Ebola outbreak, we tried out our protein inhibitors on the Ebola virus. We were delighted when we realized we’d found a group of substances that not only effectively killed the the Ebola virus, but also a...

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Congratulations Saeed Eshtad, PhD!

The Helleday lab wishes to congratulate Saeed Eshtad on a successful thesis defence on Monday February 13th! Saeeds’s thesis is called “Targeting DNA repair pathways for cancer therapy” and the aim of the thesis was to identify and understand if factors important in...

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The drugs of the future will target DNA repair

Keeping up the intact DNA is vital for all organisms, and life as we know of it would not exist. Now, we know it is not black or white, but that DNA damage can also lead to imperfection leading to various diseases. Ageing is an example of a process that will damage...

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