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Dr Aqfan Jamaluddin is an early career researcher from New Zealand. Aqfan is a graduate from the University of Auckland (UoA) and did two years of postdoctoral research at the School of Biological Sciences, UoA. His research background is in G protein-coupled receptors, specifically the calcitonin-family receptors, receptor pharmacology, and receptor drug lead development. He will begin his research at IMSR under Dr Caroline Gorvin, to explore ghrellin receptor pharmacology and signalling.

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being

Education/Academic qualification

Doctor of Philosophy, Development of CGRP Receptor Peptide Antagonists as Potential Therapeutics for Metabolic Disease and Migraine, University of Auckland

Award Date: 6 Oct 2020

Master in Science, Identifying novel small molecule ligands for the AM1 receptor, University of Auckland

Award Date: 29 Sept 2015


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