Category Lectures

Amazing biomimetic syntheses presented by Dr Jonathan George at LSO

Jonathan George was welcome on 12/7/2017 at LSO for a talk and passionating discussions on Biomimetic Synthesis of Natural Products. Among recent achievements: A unifying paradigm for naphthoquinone-based meroterpenoid (bio)synthesis Zachary D. Miles, Stefan Diethelm, Henry P. Pepper, David M. Huang, Jonathan H. George, Bradley S. Moore Nature Chem. 2017, ASAP Biomimetic Total Synthesis of (±)-Verrubenzospirolactone Hiu C. Lam, […]

Beautiful lecture by Dr Laurence Miesch on 4th July 2017 at LSO

Dr Laurence Miesch (Laboratoire de Chimie Organique Synthétique – UMR7177, Strasbourg University) gave a talk today at LSO, on “Alkynyl ketones providing access to valuable building blocks.”

Speaking at the ICSN-UPSaclay Natural Products Symposium on 30th June

We attend the ICSN-UPSaclay Natural Products Symposium on 29th-30th June at Gif-sur-Yvette. Bastien is speaking on Friday morning about: Bio-inspired total synthesis… or not, a personal overview

Wei gave a talk at RCO on 4th May 2017

Wei Zhang gave a talk yesterday at the 15th Rencontres de Chimie Organique at Thiais. Her presentation was titled: Biomimetic oxidative strategies and alternative route for the synthesis  natural products in the diketopiperazine series. Djamila and Martin also attended, with other colleagues of LSO .

Prof. John Wood at LSO on Thursday 6th 2017

Amazing lecture by Prof. John Wood from Baylor University on 6th April at LSO, talking about his phomoidride adventures.

Frémy and Darzens Lectures of Ecole Polytechnique-ENSTA ParisTech on Monday, 17th Oct

Bastien’s lecture at Frémy and Darzens Lectures at ENSTA ParisTech on Monday, 17th October 2016, 16h (needing registration): At the Crossroads of Total Synthesis and Natural History: Chemistries in a Museum annonce-half-day-symposium-darzens-2016v6  

Fifth stop of Bastien’s 2016 chemical world tour: Warberg, Germany

Attending the Summer meeting of the Graduate School “MINAS Microbial Natural Products” on the synthesis, production, and function of microbial Natural Products, from Monday 1st to Tuesday 2nd August at Warberg, near Braunschweig. Giving a talk on “From fungal natural history to bio-inspired total syntheses: chemistries in a Museum“

Fourth stop of Bastien’s 2016 chemical world tour: Copenhague

Leaving on Sunday 24th… The 9th Joint Natural Products Conference 2016 will be held in Copenhagen. Bastien will present an invited conference on Natural history, bio-inspiration and natural product synthesis: chemistries in a museum. Hope to meet you there!

Third stop of Bastien’s 2016 chemical world tour: Santa Barbara

The French-American Chemical Society 16th Meeting   –   19-23 June 2016  –  Santa Barbara, California, USA Leaving on Saturday 18th… The meeting of the The French-American Chemical Society (FACS XVI) will be held at Santa Barbara, USA, from 19th to 23rd June 2016. Bastien will present a conference on bio-inspired strategies for the synthesis of PKS-NRPS […]

Lecture at Ecole Polytechnique on 14/6/2016

Bastien gave a lecture at the “Laboratoire de Synthèse organique” Ecole Polytechnique, Palaiseau, France, on Tuesday 14th June 2016, 15:00, Lavoisier room: Nature-inspired total synthesis of natural products: from skeleton construction to late-stage functionnalisation