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Assistant Professor Kang-Kuen NiKang-Kuen Ni

Assistant Professor of Chemistry and Chemical Biology

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Jul 08

Andrew Hoover Defense

10:00am to 12:00pm


Cabot Division Room

Title:  A Transmetalation Reaction Enables the Synthesis of [18F]5-Fluorouracil from [18F]Fluoride for Human Pet Imaging

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Welcome to Harvard University’s Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology (CCB). We are proud to continue our department’s rich tradition of research and scholarship in the molecular sciences. Our research activities in CCB span the core disciplines of organic, inorganic, and physical chemistry and the interdisciplinary frontiers of the life and physical sciences.

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Professor Lieber Is Named New Chair of CCB

Professor Lieber Is Named New Chair of CCB

July 1, 2015

We are excited to announce that Professor Charles M. Lieber, the Mark Hyman Jr. Professor of Chemistry, will serve as the new Chair of the Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology, beginning on July 1, 2015. Professor Lieber joined our Department in 1991. His research has focused broadly on science and technology at the nanoscale, using novel synthesized building blocks to push scientific boundaries in diverse areas from biology/medicine to energy and computing. We look forward to the strong and thoughtful leadership he will provide as Chair!

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