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Multifunctional Nanomaterials in Cancer Therapy

April 21, 2016

Dr Tapas Sen from the School of Physical Sciences & Computing has just been awarded an international research grant entitled “Multifunctional Nanomaterials in Cancer Therapy”. This is a multinational project which is jointly funded by UK India Education and Research Initiative (UKIERI: and the University Grant Commission (UGC:, India for the period of 3 years […]

Smart Biomimetic Materials

April 21, 2016

Dr Sub Reddy from the School of Physical Sciences and Computing is UCLan’s Principal Investigator on multi-disciplinary research projects funded by The Wellcome Trust and The Leverhulme Trust. He is developing smart biomimetic materials (molecularly imprinted polymers; MIPs) as alternative synthetic, stable, ethical and economical antibodies. Rapid antibody development is important for initial treatment of […]

Condensed Screening Platform for Aggregation Profiling

April 21, 2016

Prof Robert Forbes from the School of Pharmacy and Biomedical Science is UCLan’s Principal Investigator for a recently launched  £1M+ Innovate UK Collaborative R& D grant project “Towards a condensed screening platform for aggregation profiling”  Biotherapeutic drugs are an increasingly important class of new medicines and their effective action in the therapeutic treatment of disease […]