Dec 8, 2021: Development of Chemotherapeutics


  • 4 pm: Blairanne Williams, Western Kentucky University Chemistry, The regulation of biological activity by platinum leaving ligands in cellular models of cancer
  • 4:15 pm: Ali Er, Western Kentucky University Physics and Astronomy, Methylene blue functionalized silver nanoparticles: A potential photodynamic therapy agent for treatment of prosthetic joint infection
  • 4:30 pm: Daniel Scott, Centre College Chemistry, Developing Novel Anti-Cancer Mithramycin Formulations and Nanoparticle Delivery System Design
  • 4:45 pm: Lindsey Cormier, Eastern Kentucky University Biology and Chemistry, Platinum-LHRH, a newly synthesized targeting chemotherapeutic agent directed towards breast cancer