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Dr John Mckendrick

Dr John McKendrick, Head of the Department of Chemistry
  • Associate Professor of Bio-organic Chemistry
  • Lecturer in Organic Chemistry
  • Deputy Examinations Officer.



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Areas of interest

Dr McKendrick's current research interests are:

  • 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.
  • the development of bio-compatible-drug eluting polymers for coating medical devices such as stents, in collaboration with BioInteractions Ltd.

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Research centres and groups

Dr McKendrick is part of the Biomedical, Molecular and Analytical Chemistry research group.

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