With the COVID-19 pandemic ongoing, new therapeutic drugs to combat SARS-CoV-2 are still required. In this article, Professor Arvind Patel from the Medical Research Council (MRC) – Centre for Virus Research (CVR) at the University of Glasgow spoke with Drug Target Review’s Victoria Rees to discuss the work being done…
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Researchers have explored the interaction between SARS-CoV-2 RNA and the host cell, uncovering possible targets to prevent viral replication.
LifeArc and the Medical Research Council have funded a new drug screening facility that will be established to accelerate COVID-19 drug discovery.
The UK government will invest £8.4 million in COVID-19 research projects to reveal more information that can be used to develop therapies and vaccines against the disease.
Tested on plaque reducing assays, researchers have identified a lead candidate multivalent carbohydrate-binding module for the treatment of COVID-19.
Researchers have identified a novel drug target for the prevention of malaria.
A new method of assessing the actions of medicines by matching them to their unique protein receptors could accelerate drug development.
Researchers have announced a new technology-based approach that could lead to a more accurate identification of type 2 diabetes...
Lyme disease – an infection contracted from the bite of an infected tick– is an important emerging disease in the UK, and is increasing in incidence in people in the UK and large parts of Europe and North America.
The University of Glasgow has officially opened its new £32M Imaging Centre of Excellence (ICE).
The development of new treatments for pancreatic cancer is set to be transformed by a network of clinical trials, aiming to find the right trial for the right patient, after a £10 million investment from Cancer Research UK.
29 September 2016 | By Niamh Louise Marriott, Digital Content Producer
The University of Manchester, Imperial College London, the University of Leeds, and University of Glasgow have all been included in the research grant...
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