10/31/19 - 9:45 AM to 11:00 AM
Sigma-Aldrich Lecture: Professor Larry E. Overman
Professor Overman's research interests center on the invention of new reactions and strategies in organic synthesis and the total synthesis of natural products and their congeners. Total synthesis targets of our laboratory include agents displaying a variety of pharmacological activities. Researchers are also involved in collaborative programs in the areas of cancer biology, learning and memory, and tropical parasitic diseases.
Professor Overman received his bachelor's degree from Earlham College and his doctorate from the University of Wisconsin. He was a National Institutes of Health Post-doctoral Fellow at Columbia University before joining the faculty at the University of California, Irvine.