Alex researches interesting ways to fight cancer as part of his Biochemistry PhD at the University of Bath. He uses computational algorithms and lab work to design synthetic proteins for this. He thinks that it’s pretty neat.
When he’s not doing that, he’hosting The Large Stand-Up Collider – a comedy event at the Science Museum’s 18+-only Lates Night.
He’s also one of the hosts of the science podcast, “Why Aren’t You A Doctor Yet?“. Climbing into the iTunes Top 10 in the first week, this podcast breaks down, analyses and laughs at the latest news and cutting edge research from the world of science, tech and general geekyness.