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Our research focuses on design, synthesis and study of organic functional systems; emphasis is on conceptual innovation - integrating lessons from nature and exotic interactions - for broad applications such as solar cells, bioprobes or catalysts.  Click here for details.

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 Latest Publications all publications

Dal Molin, M.; Verolet, Q.; Colom Diego, A.; Letrun, R.; Derivery, E.; Gonzalez-Gaitan, M.; Vauthey, E.; Roux, A.; Sakai, N.; Matile, S. “Fluorescent Flippers for Mechanosensitive Membrane Probes”, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2015, in press.

Chuard, N.; Gasparini, G.; Roux, A.; Sakai, N.; Matile, S. “Cell-Penetrating Poly(disulfide)s:  The Dependence of Activity, Depolymerization Kinetics and Intracellular Localization on Their Length”, Org. Biomol. Chem. 2015, 13, 64-67.

Hayashi, H.; Sobczuk, A.; Bolag, A.; Sakai, N.; Matile, S. “Antiparallel Three-Component Gradients in Double-Channel Surface Architectures”, Chem. Sci. 2014, 5, 4610-4614.

 What's New

Sept: Professor De-Xian Wang from ICCAS in Beijing is visiting our group for three month.

Aug: We are part of the new NCCR Molecular Systems Engineering.

June: Andreas Vargas has received the IUPAC-SOLVAY International Award for Young Chemists, recognizing best PhD theses in chemistry worldwide. Congratulations!
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