Eloi Astier started his PhD on 2nd October 2017. He’ll work on the total synthesis, biomimetic synthetic strategies and medicinal chemistry of natural quinolones. Advertisements
Wei and Bastien talk tomorrow on natural product synthesis at the Thai-French workshop with other speakers:
Frémy and Darzens lectures – Thai-French Symposium with the excellent talks of Prof. Vichai Reutrakul Prof. Antoine Baceiredo Prof. Manat Pohmakotr Prof. Jérôme Lacour at Ecole Polytechnique, continuing tomorrow with a workshop.
Oscar Gayraud started his PhD on 1st September 2017. He’ll work on the total synthesis of complex cytochalasins for three years at LSO, investigating bio-inspired transformations.
The DISCO beamline at SOLEIL welcomes us for four days at Synchrotron SOLEIL from 6th to 9th July. This is a collaboration with Dr. Frank Wien (beamline team) and Dr. Séverine Zirah (Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle), to study the structure of photoswitchable peptides. This is supported by SOLEIL.
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.”