Highlights

Cancer stealth drug enters clinical development (2010)

Cancer stealth drug enters clinical development (2010)

The first of an exciting new class of anticancer drugs will proceed to clinical development under an international deal annou...

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Joining forces against infectious disease (2010)

Joining forces against infectious disease (2010)

The 2010 Superbugs Symposium convened by the Maurice Wilkins Centre brought together more than 350 medical professionals and ...

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Drug selection a milestone for spin-out (2010)

Drug selection a milestone for spin-out (2010)

In 2010 Maurice Wilkins Centre investigators Professors Bill Denny and Peter Shepherd selected a new anticancer drug candidat...

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Doctoral students win international recognition (2010)

Doctoral students win international recognition (2010)

Two medicinal chemistry PhD students supervised by Maurice Wilkins Centre investigator Professor Margaret Brimble have won pr...

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Modern approaches to an ancient disease (2010)

Modern approaches to an ancient disease (2010)

Scientists associated with the Maurice Wilkins Centre have created new drugs for tuberculosis.

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Clues to life-threatening organ failure (2010)

Clues to life-threatening organ failure (2010)

Relatively little is known about lymph but there is growing evidence that it can carry disease-causing toxins from the intest...

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Major new cancer vaccine programme (2010)

Major new cancer vaccine programme (2010)

Maurice Wilkins Centre investigators are involved in a major new research programme that aims to develop and trial anti-cance...

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Virtual screening boosts drug discovery (2010)

Virtual screening boosts drug discovery (2010)

A high-powered new virtual environment that allows researchers to screen thousands of molecules as potential new drug leads w...

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Mapping cellular networks (2010)

Mapping cellular networks (2010)

Maurice Wilkins Centre PhD student Daniel Hurley and colleagues are mapping signalling networks in cancer and have identified...

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