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Alexander J. Grenning

Assistant Professor
Work Phone: 352-392-9131 Work Fax: 352-846-0296 Website: https://grenning.chem.ufl.edu
Work University of Florida Department of Chemistry PO Box 117200 Gainesville FL 32611 Other JHH 402
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Natural products are prized for the potential as pharmaceutical agents. A common bottleneck toward their application in disease treatment is their limited natural abundance and/or inefficient laboratory synthesis.

The Grenning research laboratory aims to design new complexity-generating chemical reactions inspired by bioactive natural products. This strategy will provide rapid access to a variety of structurally complex bioactive molecules with high step-economy. We plan to utilize the reactions developed to prepare collections of natural product inspired molecules and gain insight into their biological activities.

Categories: all faculty, organic, Organic Division, research faculty, synthesis
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