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Jeffrey I. Zink Inorganic Chemistry Seminar Series: Eszter Boros

Inorganic, Seminars

November 2, 2022 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Mani L. Bhaumik Centennial Collaboratory
607 Charles E. Young Dr., East
Los Angeles, CA 90095 United States
Speaker Professor Eszter Boros


Flyer: Prof. Eszter Boros Flyer

Meet the Speaker: 11 a.m., YH 3096

Title: Capture, Excite, Release: Towards the Development of the Next Generation of Metal-based Medicines

Abstract: Stable and radioactive metal ions possess attractive properties for biomedical imaging and therapy. Our lab applies a cross-disciplinary approach that combines physical inorganic chemistry, coordination chemistry, chemical biology and preclinical imaging to transform into tools for non-invasive diagnostic imaging, optical probes for image-guided surgical resection and targeted radiotherapy of cancers. This presentation will introduce the concept and validation of 1) self-illuminated optical probes and 2) photochemical/thermally activated isotope capture and release systems for the synthesis of radiopharmaceuticals.

Professor Eszter Boros

Inorganic, Seminars
Professor Eszter Boros
Professor Eszter Boros