Future SciBars

David NolanAll talks begin at 6:30 at the Park Tavern, but get down early to get a seat and a beer.

Here’s a sneak peek at who’s to come:

Biocatalysis: The Future of Pharmaceuticals

Monday 26th June 2017

Speaker: Dr Fabio Parmeggiani, Research Associate, School Chemistry, University of Manchester.

This talk will include a short introduction to the various types of cascade biocatalysis and look at how the recent advances in molecular biology led to the development of novel sustainable and highly efficient processes for the synthesis of chiral pharmaceutical intermediates, with the potential to revolutionise the future of the fine chemical industry.