Chemical biology and medicinal chemistry

Group leader: Nick Westwood

Lecturer in Chemistry

Research overview

Organic synthesis (solution/solid phase); Chemistry/Biology interface

Publications

Healy, A, Izumikawa, M , Slawin, AMZ , Shin-ya, K & Westwood, NJ 2015, ' Stereochemical assignment of the protein-protein interaction inhibitor JBIR-22 by total synthesis ' Angewandte Chemie , vol 54, no. 13, pp. 4046-4050.

Overview

Scientists associated with the thirty-two research groups that are affiliated with the Biomedical Sciences Research Complex perform highly innovative, multi-disciplinary research in eleven broad areas of biomedical research, employing state-of-the-art techniques to address key questions at the leading edge of the biomedical and biological sciences. The BSRC is grateful for funding from all funding agencies including the Institutional Strategic Support Fund from the Wellcome Trust.

Follow the links on the left to view individual research groups associated with one or more of the eleven BSRC research areas.

Research areas

Scientists associated with the thirty-two research groups that are affiliated with the Biomedical Sciences Research Complex perform highly innovative, multi-disciplinary research in eleven broad areas of biomedical research, employing state-of-the-art techniques to address key questions at the leading edge of the biomedical and biological sciences.

Follow the links on the left to view individual research groups associated with one or more of the eleven BSRC research areas.

Research by academic schools

Research in the BSRC is conducted by thirty-two independent research groups based in the Schools of Biology, Chemistry, Physics and Astronomy, and Medicine. Follow the links on the left to view groups associated with each school.