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Smarty Pants

📥  Charity, Research

Over £4000 Raised for Cancer Research

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Congratulations to Smarty Pants Fundraisers: Simon, Mike, Amit and Olivia

Prof. Mike Threadgill (PI) and Dr. Amit Nathubhai (Co-PI) have been awarded a grant from the charity, AICR (Association of International Cancer Research) to support their research towards the inhibition of Tankyrase and its link to cancer. They have recently supported a fund raising event called “Smarty Pants” created by AICR. Students from the University of Bath including those from the Department of Pharmacy and Pharmacology (Olivia Stillwagon and Simon Underwood), as well as Dr Amit Nathubhai and Prof. Mike Threadgill took part in an abseiling event down a 200ft descent off the Avon Gorge. Over £4000 has been raised.

Please see the following links below for recent publications, Smarty Pants twitter feed and to donate through just giving.com

Design and Discovery of 2-Arylquinazolin-4-ones as Potent and Selective Inhibitors of Tankyrase

Smarty Pants Twitter Feed

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Mike Threadgill goes over the edge

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Amit Nathubhai poses for the camera in his Smarty-Pants

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