Hecht Lecture: Redesign of Vancomycin for Resistant Bacteria

ABSTRACT

A summary of studies on the total synthesis and evaluation of the vancomycin family of glycopeptide antibiotics, their ligand binding pocket redesign to address the underlying molecular basis of resistance, and their subsequent peripheral tailoring to address the emerging public health problem of vancomycin resistance will be presented.

 

 

 

Time and Location: 
3:30 PM | Mechanical Engineering Building (MEC) Rm 205
Academic Year: 
2019
Event Date: 
Friday, March 29, 2019
Semester: 
Speaker: 
Professor Dale Boger
Speaker Title: 
Scripps Research Institute; La Jolla, CA
Host: 
Professor Sid Hecht