Directory of Expertise
Prof Chris McGuigan
Drug design and synthesis, particularly for viruses and cancer. Expert in nucleosides, nucleotides and pro=drugs. Inventor of ProTides, a phosphate pro-drug motif. Three new agents in clinical trial. Expertise in HIV, hepatitis C, shingles (VZV), and oncology.
Awards and recognition
Learned Society of Wales, elected fellow 2014 Chair, Life Sciences HUB wales, appointed by Welsh Ministers Inspire Wales Award 2012 ABPI Annual Lecture 2012 CU Innovation prize 2008 and 2012
Media and speaking experience
Interviews for BBC TV and radio and printed media.