Biological and Medicinal Chemistry

Division representative:

John SorensenUniversity of Manitoba


Symposia and organizers: 

Bioactive compounds in grains and oilseeds

Organizer:
Nancy Ames, University of Manitoba & Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

 

Bioelectrochemical sensing- joint with AN

Organizer:
Sabine Kuss
, University of Manitoba

Invited speaker:
Zhifeng Ding, Western University
 

 

Biomolecular dynamics: experimental and computational advances - joint with PTC

Organizers:
Styliani ConstaWestern University 
Stacey Wetmore, University of Lethbridge
Anthony Mittermaier, McGill University 
Mazdak Khajehpour, University of Manitoba

 

Chemistry and applications of functional molecular materials - joint with OR

Organizer:
Anthony Rullo, McMaster University

 

Metals in biology, from small molecule therapeutics to big molecule reaction centers - joint with IN

Organizer:
Deborah Zamble, University of Toronto

Invited speakers:
David Barondeau, Texas A&M University, USA
Annie Castonguay, INRS-Centre Armand-Frappier Santé Biotechnologie
Ann English, Concordia University
Jurgen Gailer, University of Calgary
John Honek, University of Waterloo
Tim Storr, Simon Fraser University
Charles Walsby, Simon Fraser University
Jeff Warren, Simon Fraser University
Limei Zhang, University of Nebraska, USA

 

Natural products

Organizers:
David Zechel, Queen's University
Chris Boddy, University of Ottawa
Clarissa Sit, Saint Mary's University

 

Nucleic acid chemistry and biology

Organizers:
Ryan Hili, York University 
Maureen McKeague, McGill University

 

Radiochemistry 

Organizer:
Chris Phenix
, University of Saskatchewan

 

Strategies to cure drug-resistant superbugs - joint with OR

Organizers:
Frank Schweizer, University of Manitoba 
Marya Ahmed, University of Prince Edward Island

 

Xenobiology/alternative nucleic acids

Organizer:
Ned Budisa, University of Manitoba