Education and Positions: BA in Chemistry, University of Oxford, 1989; PhD in Biochemistry, University of Cambridge, 1993; postdoctoral researcher, University of Cambridge, 1993-1998; MRC Career Development Awardee, University of Cambridge, 1998-2002; Group Leader, MRC Cancer Cell Unit, 2003-2011; Lecturer, Department of Pharmacology, University of Cambridge, 2013. Professor of Structural Pharmacology, University of Cambridge, 2017 - current.
Research Interest: Tandem-repeat proteins, protein folding and engineering, molecular therapeutics, targeted protein degradation.
Honors and Awards: Beit Memorial Fellowship (1995-1998), MRC Career Development Award (1998-2002), Medical Research Foundation Senior Fellowship (2011-2016).
The Protein Society: Laura has been an active member of the Protein Society since 2007.
Service: Head of Department of Pharmacology, University of Cambridge. Co-director of Cambridge Academy of Therapeutic Sciences.