News update:

  • Welcome to Youngeun who is joining the group as a research assistant. She will be funded by the Medical Engineering Solutions in Osteoarthritis Centre of Excellence for one year working on the identification of novel OA biomarkers.

News update:

  • Welcome to Douglas who is joining the group to start a PhD on gene regulation and drug delivery
  • Thanks to Mazen for representing the group at the 4th international meeting on Quadruplex nucleic acids in Singapore (1-4 July 2013)
  • Best of luck to Hinesh who is returning to California (Irvine) to start a 7-year MD-PhD programme after spending one year in the group as a Whitaker fellow. It’s been great working with you!


News Update:

The latest results from our group have recently been published in Chemistry-A European Journal and in a special edition of MedChemComm dedicated to new talents.

Claudia Percivalle, Tariq Mahmood, and Sylvain Ladame. Two-in-one: a pH-sensitive, acridine-based, fluorescent probe binds Gquadruplexes in oncogene promoters. MedChemComm.

Tariq Mahmood, Yilei Wu, Domitille Loriot, Marina Kuimova, and Sylvain Ladame. Closing the Ring to Bring Up the Light: Synthesis of a Hexacyclic Acridinium Cyanine Dye. Chemistry – A European Journal.