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Guest Speaker: Dr. Otto Phanstiel, 1/30

Dr. Phanstiel is a professor of medical education at the University of Central Florida College of Medicine. His lecture is titled, "Targeting Polyamine Metabolism in Human Cancers."

Guest Speaker: Dr. Zarko Boskovic, 1/26

Dr. Boskovic is a postdoctoral researcher at the Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard. His lecture is titled, "Concurrent Preparation and a Snapshot of Bioactivity of Synthetic Compounds."

Guest Speaker: Dr. Rolf Müller, 1/25

Dr. Müller is the Managing Director of the Helmholtz Institute for Pharmaceutical Research Saarland (HIPS) in Germany where he also leads the Department of Microbial Natural Products. His lecture is titled, "Basic microbiology, chemistry and synthetic biotechnology to identify and characterize antibiotics from microbes."

Guest Speaker: Dr. Lina Cui, 1/22

Dr. Cui is an assistant professor in the Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology at the University of New Mexico. Her lecture is titled, "Molecular Imaging with Synthetic Glycans."

Guest Speaker: Dr. Jeffrey D. Rudolf, 1/9

Dr. Rudolf is a postdoctoral research associate at The Scripps Research Institute. His lecture is titled, "Biosynthesis of the Antibiotics Platensimycin and Platencin."

Guest Speaker: Dr. Anita Mattson, 1/4

Dr. Mattson is the associate department head and graduate program coordinator at the Worcester Polytechnic Institute. Her lecture is titled, "Complex Bioactive Target Construction with Non-Convalent Catalysis."

College-Wide Seminar, Dr. David Sherman, 11/28

The UF College of Pharmacy Department of Medicinal Chemistry welcomes David Sherman, Ph.D., from the University of Michigan Life Sciences Institute. Dr. Sherman will present "Problems, Progress and Holy Grails in Natural Product Sciences" on Tuesday, November 28th.