Thesis topic proposal
Loránd Kiss
Transformation of cyclic amino acids into bioactive natural products through ring-opening/ring-closing/cross metathesis


Institute: University of Szeged
Doctoral School of Pharmaceutical Sciences

Thesis supervisor: Loránd Kiss
co-supervisor: Attila Márió Remete
Location of studies (in Hungarian): Szeged
Abbreviation of location of studies: SZTE

Description of the research topic:

The research program is directed towards:
(a) synthesis of potentially bioactive functionalized amino acids by ring-opening/ring-closing/cross metathesis by starting from readily available unsaturated cyclic amino acids.
(b) selective and stereocontrolled transformation of readily available cyclic amino acids by ring-opening/ring closing/cross metathesis into potentially bioactive heterocycles or natural products.

Required language skills: fluent english
Recommended language skills (in Hungarian): fluent english
Number of students who can be accepted: 1

Deadline for application: 2021-05-01

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