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The overarching theme of research in the Department is to discover fundamental mechanisms by which drugs act...

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We offer courses for students in the Natural Sciences Tripos and Medical and Veterinary Science Tripos…

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The Department of Pharmacology admits 12 - 15 graduate students per year and offers comprehensive facilities for...

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BPS 2017 Poster prizes

Dec 13, 2017

Congratulations to Matt Harris and Winnie Yeung (Both in Ladds lab) who won prizes for the best posters at the BPS flagship Pharmacology meeting in London 2017...

Congratulations to Babu Thillaiappan

Dec 11, 2017

Babu has been awarded the Emsley Prize by St Edmund’s College for his PhD thesis...

Fazal Hadi - Gates Cambridge Scholar

Nov 23, 2017

Read how Fazal came to be studying naked mole rats in Cambridge and how Gates Cambridge has helped him...

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