CMST COST Action CM1201 - Biomimetic Radical Chemistry, 2012-2016

Knowledge of chemical reactivity is essential for understanding at a molecular level the mechanistic steps that drive processes in life sciences. This COST Action aims to enhance the role of chemistry as a central discipline for understanding free radical biological events. This goal will be achieved through the implementation of biomimetic chemical models. Four working groups will focus on: enzymatic activities via free radical species; the formation and fate of free radicals involving nucleic acids; membrane lipids in stress and ageing; and synthetic methodologies inspired by natural free radical processes. The research groups participating in the Action will create an interdisciplinary framework, in which a younger generation of investigators can broaden their expertise by studying the diversity of free radical interactions in biological systems for metabolic, synthetic and catalytic activities through biomimetic models.

(Descriptions are provided by the Actions directly via e-COST.)

Action website

Dr. Aleksandra Janković

Адреса

Булевар деспота Стефана 142
11060 Београд
Србија

Контакт

Телефон: +381 11 20 78 300
Факс: +381 11 27 61 433
Е-маил: ibiss@ibiss.bg.ac.rs

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