Alumni Lunch and Talk 14 March 2015
Book on-line for the Department of Chemistry informal Alumni Lunch and Talk at Chemistry Open Day on 14 March.
Chemistry Open Day
As part of the University of Cambridge Science Festival in March, the Department of Chemistry will open its laboratories to the public on Saturday 14 March.
Molecular inhibitor breaks cycle that leads to Alzheimer’s
Dr Tuomas Knowles, Dr Sam Cohen, Dr Paolo Arosio, Prof. Michele Vendruscolo and Prof. Chris Dobson, together with research teams from Sweden and Estonia have identified a molecule that can block the progress of Alzheimer's disease.
Professor Carl Djerassi
Photo by permission of the Chemical Heritage Foundation. Licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0 via Wikimedia Commons.
Professor Carl Djerassi died in San Francisco on 30 January 2015 at the age of 91.
Chris Abell to become Pro-Vice-Chancellor
The Department is delighted to announce that Professor Chris Abell has been appointed to become Pro-Vice-Chancellor for Research. His appointment will start on 1st January 2016 and will be for a term of three years.
NERC International Impact Prize
Neil Harris and John Pyle win NERC International Impact Prize.
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