Research on the interface of Chemistry, Biology and Materials

Chemical Biology
Nucleic Acid Nanotechnology
Developing new synthetic methods for the efficient preparation of biologically important molecules. more>
Unravelling the molecular basis of genetic diversity at the RNA level. more>
Devising new approaches for the construction of electronic and medical diagnostic devices using nucleic acids. more>

Fully-funded chemical biology EPSRC-GSK iCASE studentship available for October 2018 start [link]

October 2017

We welcome new recruits Charlotte, Emma, Fred and Khalid to the group!

July 2017

We welcome our new summer student Ingrid Labrador Garcia (Autonomous University of Madrid) to the group!

June 2017

Congratulations to Olivia for winning a poster prize at the RNA Society meeting in Prague. Well done! [link]


Literature spotlight
Dezember 2017

Our new structural paper on polyamide binding to DNA duplexes is out in NAR. Great way to end the year. [link]

We thank M. Fischler (Prof. Simon, RWTH Aachen) for the SEM picture.