!!!Michele Vendruscolo
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__Present and Previous Positions__
* 2010 - present Professor of Biophysics, University of Cambridge, UK
* 2008 - 2010 Reader in Theoretical Chemical Biology, University of Cambridge, UK
* 2006 - 2008 Lecturer in Theoretical Chemical Biology, University of Cambridge, UK
* 2001 - 2009 Royal Society University Research Fellow, University of Cambridge, UK
* 1999 - 2001 EMBO Long-Term Fellow, University of Oxford, UK
* 1996 - 1998 Sir Charles Clore Postdoctoral Fellow, Weizmann Institute, Israel
* 1993 - 1996 PhD in Condensed Matter Physics, International School for Advanced Studies, Trieste, Italy
* 1992 - 1993 MSc in Condensed Matter Physics, International School for Advanced Studies, Trieste, Italy
* 1992 Laurea (BSc) in Physics, University of Trieste, Italy
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__Fields of Scholarship__
*Mechanisms of protein folding
*Mechanisms of protein misfolding, aggregation and disease
*Development of methods of using molecular dynamics simulations restrained with experimental data for the determination of the structures of non-native states of proteins
*Development of methods for protein structure determination using NMR chemical shifts and residual dipolar couplings
*Development of methods for the rational design of antibodies
*Development of computational and experimental methods to study protein homeostasis
*Elucidation of the molecular origins of Alzheimer's disease and Parkinson's disease
*Discovery of small molecules to prevent or treat Alzheimer's disease and Parkinson's disease
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__Honours and Awards__
* 2016 Founder and Chief Scientific Officer, Wren Therapeutics, Cambridge, Uk
* 2015 Director, Centre for Protein Misfolding Diseases, Cambridge
* 2013 Soft Matter & Biophysical Chemistry Award, Royal Society of Chemistry
* 2013 Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry
* 2012 Giorgio Careri Memorial Lecture, Rome (Italy)
* 2011 European Research Council, PE3 Panel Member – Condensed Matter Physics
* 2010 – 2016 Faculty of 1000, Faculty Member, Protein Folding
* 2009 – 2015 European Physical Society, Division of Physics of Life Sciences, Executive Board
* 2007 – 2010 EMBO Young Investigator
* 2007 Jean-Francois Levefre Lecture, Strasbourg (France)
* 2003 – 2006    Research Fellow, Clare Hall, Cambridge
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[Publication list|User/Vendruscolo_Michele/Publications]
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[Highlights of my work and anecdotes|User/Vendruscolo_Michele/Highlight]
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