Christopher Hughes

Consortium: CHIB 







Where are you from originally, and where did you go to school?

UK, BSc at University College London, PhD at Kings College London

►What is your current position?

Professor, UC Irvine

►Why did you decide to become a researcher?

Always loved science and figuring out how things work…

►What is the “Big Picture” of what you study?

Creating better tools for drug discovery

►What is your favorite aspect of your research?

Being the first person in the history of the world (after my students/post-docs!) to know something about how cells and organisms work

► What do you hope to achieve with your research?

Make a difference to people suffering from disease.

►What groups are you involved in? 

CureHHT – a patent advocacy organization

►When not in the lab what are your favorite hobbies/activities?




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