Monday 16 May 2011, 4.30PM
Speaker(s): Professors Peter O'Brien and David Smith
Event Title: ‘From basic instinct to fatal attraction’
- In his lecture ‘Synthesis of mirror image drugs’, Professor O’Brien will explore the synthesis of mirror image drug-like molecules, focusing on the design, synthesis and use of a new ligand for asymmetric synthesis.
- In his lecture ‘Self-assembling nano materials and drugs’, Professor Smith will explore the self-assembling of nanosystems and how this can be engineered to interact directly with biological systems, enabling the development of ‘nanomedicine’ methods such as gene delivery.
Location: C/A101 (Department of Chemistry).