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Dr Geoff Coxon is a lecturer in Medicinal Chemistry. After receiving his PhD from the University of Newcastle upon Tyne, and a short term industry, he moved SIPBS where he set up his research group in the discovery and development of new agents to treat tuberculosis. He is the co-founder and Deputy Leader of TB Drug Discovery UK (www.tbd-uk.org.uk). In this role he works with fellow scientists and clinicians, UK government policy makers and advocates with the goal of strengthening scientific research across all areas of TB drug development as a key part of the UK response in the global eradiation of the disease.
Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals
In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):
- 1 Similar Profiles
- 2 Finished
Resistance to thiacetazone derivatives active against Mycobacterium abscessus involves mutations in the MmpL5 transcriptional repressor MAB_4384Halloum, I., Viljoen, A., Khanna, V., Craig, D., Bouchier, C., Brosch, R., Coxon, G. & Kremer, L., 30 Apr 2017, In: Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy . 61, 4, p. e02509-16:1-14 14 p., e02509-16.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Conference Contribution › peer-reviewOpen AccessFile
Kardar, M. N., Zhang, T., Coxon, G. D., Watson, D. G., Fearnley, J. & Seidel, V., 1 Oct 2014, In: Phytochemistry. 106, p. 156-163 8 p.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article › peer-reviewOpen AccessFile
Coxon, Geoffrey (Recipient), 2009
Prize: Election to learned society
- 2 Key-note speaker and plenary lectures at conferences