Gordon Research Conference

Jayme Russell | October 13, 2014 


Rich Taylor, associate vice president for research and professor of chemistry and biochemistry, presented a paper on his research, “Chemical and Biological Synthesis of Polyketide Natural Products,” at the 2014 Gordon Research Conference on Natural Products at its annual July meeting. During this year’s conference, Taylor was elected Vice-Chair of the 2015 and Chair of the 2016 conferences to be held at Proctor Academy in Andover, N.H. This annual international meeting provides a forum for experts to share unpublished research results and engage in scientific discussions.

Chairs of the Gordon Research Conferences are elected by the attending scientists at these outstanding meetings based on their reputation and leadership in the field and are entrusted by their colleagues to assemble these conferences in important fields of science. Professor Taylor is international recognized research program is focused on the investigation of the therapeutic potential of bacteria-derived natural products. He will develop the agenda for the 2016 conference which will be held July 24-29, 2016.

 by Daily Domer Staff

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