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Dr Andrea Brancale  -  PhD

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Dr Andrea Brancale

Position:Senior Lecturer

Telephone:+44 (0)29 208 74485
Extension:+44 (0)29 208 74941


PhD in Medicinal Chemistry. The Welsh School of Pharmacy, Cardiff, 2001

Research Interests

  • Computer-aided design and synthesis of novel antiviral agents 
  • Design and optimisation of novel anti-tubulin agents 
  • Molecular modeling software development

A member of the School's  Medicinal Chemistry Research Discipline

Teaching Profile

First year:
Laboratory classes on Reduction and Crystallisation

Second year:
Laboratory classes; lectures and workshops on NMR

Third year; (module leader for PH3101)
Lectures on Molecular Modelling and Advanced Medicinal Chemistry techniques; Lectures on DHFR inhibitors and sulfonamides; Molecular modeling and medicinal chemistry workshops

Fourth year:
Laboratory classes; Molecular Modelling workshops using MOE (Chemical Computing Group); Research Projects