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David Rees, Chief Scientific Officer, inducted to the Royal Society of Chemistry BMCS (Biological and Medicinal Chemistry Sector) Hall of Fame.

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Astex’s VP Intellectual Property, Michelle Jones, is named as one of the Managing IP Corporate IP Stars of 2020

The Managing IP Corporate IP Stars 2020 list recognises in-house practitioners for their contributions to the protection and management of their company’s IP assets and/or influence in the IP community.
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Astex CSO, David Rees, elected as new Fellow of the Academy of Medical Sciences

50 leading biomedical and health scientists were chosen for their exceptional contributions to advancing biomedical science and elected to the prestigious Academy Fellowship.
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Astex scientist, Pamela Williams, wins the Biochemical Society’s Industry and Academic Collaboration Award

This prestigious Award recognises an individual who has made an inspirational contribution to the biosciences and industry-academia interactions.
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Astex is featured in Biology Impacting Lives, an ITN Productions programme created in partnership with the Royal Society of Biology.

Featuring key industry interviews and news-style reports along with sponsored editorial profiles, the programme is introduced by renowned National newsreader Natasha Kaplinsky and features interviews with Dr Harren Jhoti FRS, President and CEO, and Dr Nicola Wallis, VP, Biology at Astex and Emeritus Professor Herbie Newell OBE from Newcastle University.
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Astex targets CNS with fragment-based approach

Article in Nature Biopharma Dealmakers by Astex VP & Head of CNS, Lee Dawson.
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Astex scientist, Alison Woolford, wins Capps Green Zomaya Award

This prestigious Award recognises work in medicinal chemistry.
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Open Innovation: The Answer To Slow Pharmaceutical Productivity

Article in European CEO by Astex President and CEO, Harren Jhoti
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Sustaining Innovation Postdoctoral Fellowships

Astex has launched a new Postdoctoral training programme
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