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From Punk Rock to Proteins

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Among companies pioneering protein structure determination, Astex stands out for its anti-establishment approach

 

By Aaron J. Sender

 

In 1982 Harren Jhoti dropped out of University of London’s Birkbeck College. “I was going to be a rock star,” he says. He gave his punk band a year to sign a record deal and then went back to the books.

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