Joint appointment starts partnership with Synergenz BioScience Ltd

Dr Robert Young, Chief Scientific Officer at Synergenz BioScience Ltd, has been appointed to a part-time position of Associate Professor in Molecular Genetics. The appointment, which is endowed by the company, highlights Professor Young’s outstanding research achievements on the genetic aspects of lung diseases. Synergenz provides personal genetic risk information on smoking related diseases that can help individuals and their doctors act to improve and to protect patient health.