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Blundell
Tom
Current position: 
Professor Emeritus & Director of Research
Current nationality: 
United Kingdom
Current residence: 
United Kingdom
Biodata: 
Blundell is Professor Emeritus and Director of Research in Biochemistry, Cambridge, UK, having been Professor of Biochemistry and Head, School of Biological Sciences, until 2009. He obtained D.Phil at Oxford University in 1967, and held positions at Oxford, Sussex and London before moving to Cambridge in 1996. He is a member of Academia Europaea; Fellow of Royal Society, Academy of Medical Sciences, Indian Natl. Academy of Science and Chilean National Academy; and has hon. doctorates from 16 universities. He was member of advisory group to Prime Minister; founding CEO, Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council; Chair, Royal Commission Environmental Pollution; President, Biosciences Fed., Biochemical Society and Science Council. He co-founded Astex Pharma, sold recently for USD886M.
Sustainable Development Goals: 
3 - Good health and well-being
4 - Quality education
5 - Gender equality
8 - Decent work and economic growth
9 - Industry, innovation and infrastructure
10 - Reduced inequality
Keywords: 
structural biology, biocomputing, drug discovery
Past nationality: 
United Kingdom
Elected
2008
Place of Birth: 
Brighton
Country of birth: 
United Kingdom

Date of birth

7
July
1942
Section:
02-Structural, Cell and Molecular Biology
Last updated on 10/03/2018