UBFQQO

Organic Chemistry Section

Department of Inorganic and Organic Chemistry

Present research areas

Organometallic chemistry

  • New metal-catalyzed C–H activation reactions for the construction of heterocycles.
  • Synthesis of 1,3-dicarbonyl ligands for complexation with lanthanides. Applications in quantum computing.

Organic chemistry of biological systems

  • Harmful Ostreopsis blooms in the NW Mediterranean: evaluation of the potential health risks
  • Synthesis and biological evaluation of new drugs with anorexic, antidiabetic and antitumoral activity.
  • Solid-phase synthesis of bioactive peptides with chelating properties.

Industrial preparation of drugs

  • Development of new synthetic processes for the industrial production of drugs.