Shameem Sultana Syeda

Research Assistant Professor, Department of Medicinal Chemistry
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475 717 Delaware St
Minneapolis, MN 55414
United States



Research Assistant Professor, Department of Medicinal Chemistry


PhD Organic Chemistry, Indian Institute of Chemical Technology, India, 2006

Masters in Chemistry, Osmania University, India, 2000

Bachelors in Chemistry and Biology, Osmania University, India, 1998

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I received a PhD in Synthetic Organic Chemistry specializing in natural products synthesis and development of new reactions. My current research focuses on the development of Na,K-ATPase a4 inhibitors as male contraceptive agents. My areas of expertise include multi-step synthesis, natural products-based drug design, contract research, development of medicinal chemistry strategies and execution of tactics to generate lead molecules.

Professional Associations

American Chemical Society (ACS) – Organic and Medicinal Chemistry Division

Research Interests

Synthesis and development of new methodologies, medicinal chemistry.