Piet Herdewijn

Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium, & Institute of Systems and Synthetic Biology, France

SynBio 2011

Education and Professional Career
1977 - 1981 Ph.D., Research Assistant, National Fund for Scientific Research, Belgium
"Synthesis of carbocyclic analogues of ß-lactam antibiotics", Rega Institute for Medical Research, Laboratory of Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Leuven, Belgium
1984 - 1985 and 1988 Forschungsstipendium Alexander von Humboldt-Stiftung. Fakultät für Chemie - Universität Konstanz, Germany
24.01.1990 Habilitation, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium
"Dideoxynucleoside analysis as inhibitors of the replication of HIV" and "Thymidylate synthesis cycle and anticancer drugs"
1984 - 1990 Senior Research Associate, National Fund for Scientific Research, Belgium.
"Synthesis of nucleosides and nucleotides with potential antiviral or antitumoral activity". Rega Institute for Medical Research, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium.
1990 - 2002 Associate Professor, Faculty of Pharmacy, State University of Ghent
1990 - 1992 Associate Professor, Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium.
1993 Full Professor, Pharmacochemistry, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium.
2000 Director Laboratory of Medicinal Chemistry, Rega Institute for Medical Research, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium.
2011 Professor, Université d'Evry Val d'Essonne, Paris-Sud, France
Editor-in-chief: The Journal of Systems Chemistry
Editor Advisory Board: Chemistry and BioChemistry, European Journal of Organic Chemistry, Artificial DNA, Chemistry and Biodiversity, Antiviral Chemistry and Chemotherapy, Nucleosides, Nucleotides and Nucleic Acids, Collection of Czechoslovak Chemical Communications

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