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International Development Research @ Cambridge


Pharmaceuticals; Green chemistry; Biopharmaceuticals; Sustainability; Department of Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology; School of Technology

Dr John Suberu is a Research Associate at the Department of Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology.

His research interests are on techniques for the extraction of biopharmaceuticals – namely Artemisia, used against malaria – and the study of their metabolic profiles.

John’s commitment to the sustainable deployment of biopharmeceuticals through his green chemistry studies can impact the lives of the world’s poorest 3 billion people


Welcome to Cambridge Global Challenges

Cambridge Global Challenges is the Strategic Research Initiative of the University of Cambridge that aims to enhance the contribution of its research towards addressing the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2030, with a particular focus on the poorest half of the world’s population.


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