UCL Department of Biochemical Engineering


Professor Ward's Article Published in Nature Communications

3 April 2017

John Ward's article "Enzyme catalyzed Pictet-Spengler formation of chiral 1,1’-disubstituted- and spiro-tetrahydroisoquinolines" has just been published in Nature Communications. John's group is making novel alkaloids using a hitherto undiscovered activity of synthetic plant enzyme. (Read the full article here...) John is presenting a Virtual Open Day on 10 April (book your free ticket here) for the MRes in Synthetic Biology programme.