Antonia Mey has now officially left the group, but we are super excited that she is staying in the School of Chemistry where she has started her tenure as Cristina Miller fellow, you can read about Antonia's new research group herehere.  

Well done to Lisa Patric for defending successfully her Phd viva earlier this month ! Lisa has moved on to new position as data scientist in the healthcare sector, we wish her the very best for her next steps. 

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I'm excited that our collaboration with the life science software company Cresset has now led to the release of an FEP workflow based on open source academic code in Cresset's Flare user interface for structure-based drug design. This will hopefully significantly broaden the reach of open source academic software at pharmaceutical R&D sites across the world. Well done to Max and the broader software developers team at Cresset who worked hard to move from concept to commercial release over a 15 month period. 

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Our virtual reality prototype for interactive molecular dynamics simulations was recently showcased at the Edinburgh Science Festival as part of the 'Computer-powered chemistry' animation. Thanks to the demonstrators that made this event a  success ! 

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Congratulations to Stefano Bosisio who passed his PhD viva earlier this month. You will be missed Dr Bosisio !  

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