Dr Peter Barlow gives media comments on Common Cold study

A new study from Imperial College London has been published in the journal Nature Chemistry investigating the anti-rhinovirus activity of a novel compound. The paper, entitled ’Fragment-derived inhibitors of human N-myristoyltransferase block capsid assembly and replication of the common cold virus’ attracted significant media attention, and Peter was asked to give media statements as Spokesperson for the British Society for Immunology that were distributed via the Science Media Centre.

The comments were published in a number of outlets, including BBC News, The Telegraph, The Sun, The Daily Mail, Newsweek, The Scientist, IFLScience, Atlanta Journal and Constitution

Date posted

15 May 2018


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