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Prof Charles Marson

Professor of Organic Chemistry

Dept of Chemistry

Faculty of Maths & Physical Sciences

Joined UCL
20th Sep 1999

Research summary

Research in the Marson group involves both the uncovering of new synthetic organic methodology and the synthesis of novel organic compounds, either for use in chemical biology or medicinal chemistry. In the latter category are potent inhibitors of histone deacetylase (HDAC), as depicted in gold and magenta, docked into HDAC1 enzyme, and possessing in vitro IC50values down to 1 nM.

Education

University of East Anglia
Doctorate, Doctor of Science | 1998
University of East Anglia
Doctorate, Doctor of Philosophy | 1982
University of Cambridge
Other higher degree, Master of Arts | 1982
University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology
Other higher degree, Master of Science | 1979
University of Cambridge
First Degree, Bachelor of Arts (Honours) | 1978
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