Our collaborative article with Raluca Malacea Kabbara, Pierre Le Gendre and Ewen Bodio from the University of Burgundy about the photo-activation of Ru(II)-arene complexes is now out in Polyhedron. This article is part on a special issue on the occasion of the 65th birthday of Prof. Akhil R. Chakravarty. Check it here.
We are very happy to welcome Lauren Fernandez Vega from the University Puerto Rico-Rio Piedras as an exchange PhD student. Lauren comes from the group of Prof. Arthur Tinoco and has received a very prestigious Chateaubriand Fellowship to join our group. Enjoy your stay in France!
We are very happy to welcome our Msc student Mazzarine Dotou from the PSL Chemical Frontiers of Living Matter who starts today an internship in our group. Mazzarine will work on the understanding of the mode of action of Ru(II)-based drug candidates.
As part of our End of Year Celebrations, we went first ice skating. Kudo to Lin Yan, Anna and Max who were skating for this first time. We had then a cheese fondue. Pictures of the evening are available here
Congratulations to Johannes for his latest article accepted in Inorganics. This paper reporting on the use of Fe(II) complexes as anticancer agents and PDT photosensitizers is the result of a nice collaboration with Dr. Philippe Goldner from Chimie ParisTech, PSL University, CNRS, Institut de Recherche de Chimie ParisTech.
Congratulations to Yih Ching and Saonli for their review that has just been accepted in Chem. Rev. on the use of metal complexes against Neglected Tropical Diseases. This is a review with our esteemed colleague Prof. Phil Andrews from Monash University (Australia).