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Novel drug inspired by a marine natural product offers new approach to treat pancreatic cancer

Published: Sep 10th, 2018

A UF College of Pharmacy researcher team led by Dr. Hendrik Luesch recently developed a novel molecule based on marine cyanobacteria, Apra S10, to target pancreatic cancer cells.

Yousong Ding, Ph.D. Assistant Professor

NIGMS awards Dr. Yousong Ding $1.7 million grant to advance natural product research

Published: Aug 27th, 2018

With the funding from the Maximizing Investigators’ Research Award, Ding aims to access and expand chemical diversity of microbes through the use of new, innovative strategies.

Center for Natural Products, Drug Discovery & Development

Published: Feb 13th, 2018

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Dr. Hendrik Luesch appointed to Natural Product Reports’ editorial board

Published: Jan 18th, 2018

Natural Product Reports is the Royal Society of Chemistry’s journal for publication of reviews in all areas of natural products chemistry, including biosynthesis, chemical biology, pharmacology and organic synthesis.

Center for Natural Products, Drug Discovery and Development –

Published: Nov 17th, 2017

Center for Natural Products, Drug Discovery and Development to host inaugural UF Drug Discovery Symposium

Published: Apr 3rd, 2016

The April 29 event will highlight the center’s ongoing research activities and screening infrastructure.

Natural Product Inspired Drug Discovery

Natural Product Inspired Drug Discovery

Published: Jan 23rd, 2015

The Huigens lab has multiple drug discovery programs inspired by a diverse array of both simple and complex natural products. These research programs involve highly interdisciplinary teams of chemists and […]

Center for Natural Products, Drug Discovery and Development (CNPD3)

Center for Natural Products, Drug Discovery and Development (CNPD3)

Published: Aug 23rd, 2013

  Mission The mission of the Center for Natural Products, Drug Discovery and Development, or CNPD3, is to foster early-stage drug discovery by providing the infrastructure, chemical libraries and expertise […]

Discovery of Bioactive Marine Natural Products

Published: Dec 8th, 2010

Approximately half of all current drugs are derived from natural products, demonstrating their potential for drug discovery. The structural diversity and biological activity displayed by natural products may be attributed […]

Marine Natural Products Drug Discovery and Development

Marine Natural Products Drug Discovery and Development

Published: Dec 6th, 2010

Research in the Luesch lab lies at the interface of chemistry and biology and addresses multiple aspects of the drug discovery process ranging from assay development, identification and structure determination […]