Scientific Program

9.00: Introduction and welcome
9.15-10.15:  Prof Marie-Paule Teulade-Fichou (Curie Institute):

“Targeting Quadruplex Nucleic Acids: From Chemical Biology Tools to Drug Prototypes”

11.15-11.30: Coffee break
12.30-13.40: Poster session and lunch
13.40-14.40: Prof Christine Cardin (University of Reading):

“Targeting DNA with ruthenium complexes”


15.40-15.55: Coffee Break
15.55-16.55: Prof Donal O’Shea (Royal College of Surgeons Ireland)

“Real-Time Near Infrared Fluorescence Imaging: research tools with the potential for clinical use”

16.45-17.45: Prof Tom Brown (University of Oxford):

“Extending the Boundaries of Nucleic Acid Chemistry”

17.55: Final remarks, poster awards presentation and wine reception