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Stanislaw F. Wnuk

Professor and Associate Dean for Research

Environmental Health Sciences


Focus

Organic Chemistry of Nucleosides and Nucleotides

Lab

Research involves invention of mechanism-based inhibitors of enzymes vital to cancer cell and/or virus proliferation, and collaborative biochemical evaluation. Another area focuses on new fluorination, radical desulfonylation, and Pd-catalyzed cross-coupling methodologies. Dr. Wnuk’s research group is also interested in the design and synthesis of 18F labeled nucleoside-based probes for Positron Emission Tomography Imaging.

Education

  • Adam Mickiewicz University, Ph.D.
  • Polytechnic University of Poznan, BS, MS