Medicinal Chemistry

Development of new quinoidal compounds that are able to kill cancer cell lines and parasites, as for instance, Trypanossoma cruzi and Plasmodium falciparum. Projects are focused in the design, synthesis and biological evaluation of novel potent molecules.

Publications in several journals, as for instance:

Laboratory of Synthetic and Heterocyclic Chemistry,

Institute of Exact Sciences, Department of Chemistry,
Federal University of Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, Brazil

Address: Av. Pres. Antônio Carlos, 6627 - Pampulha,

Belo Horizonte - MG

E-mail: eufranio@ufmg.br

Phone Number: +55 31 34095696