June 2013

PhD student Tatsuya Kitagawa has arrived to work with us for ten months. He is from the Nagoya Institute of Technology in Japan. He will work initially on the intriguing protein Sumo-2, which is appropriate as he is from Japan !!.

Our paper “Interaction of Cisplatin and Analogue Pt(en)Cl2 with the Copper Metallo-Chaperone Atox1” by C. M. Sze, Z. Shi, G. N. Khairallah, L. Feketeova, R. A. J. O’Hair, Z. Xiao, P. S. Donnelly and A.G. Wedd has now been published (Metallomics 2013, 5, 956-964).