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Research Associate in structure-guided drug discovery (Fixed Term)

We are looking for an experienced structural biologist to work on a collaborative project with Apollo Therapeutics to develop inhibitors against an exciting new cancer target.

The postholder will be responsible for establishing crystallographic platform for fragment-based and structure-guided drug discovery campaign, to validate the binding mode of existing inhibitors and of new hit molecules from our own screens. They will also be performing fragment screens on the target and validate hit molecules using biophysical methods.

Fixed-term: The funds for this post are available from the 1st June 2023 for 12 Months in the first instance.

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For informal enquiries can be sent to Professor Marko Hyvonen

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Please quote reference PH35602 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

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