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Research Biochemistry and Organic Chemistry of Natural Products Option
B.S. in Chemistry

Individual faculty explore a wide range of research in the Biochemistry and Natural Products Chemistry program.

Follow the links below and contact the professors directly to discuss their work. Everyone likes to talk about their research!

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Current Research Interests

  • harmful algal blooms (Boyer)
  • microbial uptake of heavy metals (Boyer)
  • cyanobacteria toxins (Boyer)
  • antibody and gene-based biosensors (Boyer)
  • genetic engineering of bacteria to produce biodegradable polymers (Nomura)
  • fatty acid biosynthetic enzymes (Nomura)
  • biodegradable biopolymer (Nomura)
  • natural insecticides from plants (Giner)
  • antiviral sterols from marine sponges (Giner)
  • biomimetic synthesis (Giner)
  • aquatic organic chemistry (Hassett)
  • global carbon and sulfur cycles (Kieber)
  • Biobased polymers (Stipanovic), (Nomura)
  • biochemistry of coral reef food webs (Teece)
  • bioenergetics (Teece)
  • insect pheremones (Webster)
  • steriochemical specific synthesis (Webster)

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Department of Chemistry
1 Forestry Drive
Syracuse, NY 13210
315-470-6855
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chemistry@esf.edu