Staff Profile:Dr John Mckendrick
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- Associate Professor of Bio-organic Chemistry
- Lecturer in Organic Chemistry
- Departmental Director of Teaching and Learning
Dr Mckendrick's current research interests are twofold: i) the development of synthetic methods applicable to the construction of natural products, this currently focuses on the use of ring rearrangement metathesis and the exploitation of non-classical cation rearrangement reactions and ii) development of bio-compatible-drug eluting polymers for coating medical devices (e.g. stents) in collaboration with BioInteractions Ltd.