Mr. Ezugwu James Anayochukwu.

Department: Pure And Industrial Chemistry
Faculty: Physical Sciences
Designation : Lecturer Ii
Phone: +2348068534361

Research Interest:
RESEARCH AREA: Organic synthesis and Process Chemistry (OS&PC;), Natural products chemistry (NPC),Medicinal Chemistry & Pharmacology (MC&P) RESEARCH INTEREST: • Synthesis of dipeptides of sulphonamide and thiazole conjugates of medicinal interest. • Synthesis of complex natural products, new molecules and analogue generation • Discovery and development of effective and affordable new drugs. • Executing various medicinal chemistry and drug discovery programmes. • Development of novel processes, particularly greener synthesis of drugs and their intermediates • In-silico design of novel leads • Development of reaction methodologies for asymmetric synthesis • Application of biotransformations and biocatalysts for the preparation of pharmaceutically important compounds including chiral synthesis/separations. • Pharmacokinetic/pharmacodynamic studies • Targeted drug delivery systems • Understanding drug mechanisms and their mode of action

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