• Question: why did you choose to study proteins ?

    Asked by Strawberry🍓 to Sergio, Diarmuid, Aoife on 19 Nov 2019. This question was also asked by buzz42bat.
    • Photo: Diarmuid Kenny

      Diarmuid Kenny answered on 19 Nov 2019:

      They are the most relevant for drugs. Most drugs (not all) act by binding to a particular protien that is causing a disease. I knew I wanted to do drug discovery, so proteins made sense