32nd ESF/Euchem Conference on Stereochemistry
Bürgenstock, April 27 - May 3, 1997
 
 
President:

Steven V Ley

 
Vice-President:

Manfred T Reetz

 
Guest of Honor:

Sir Alan Battersby

 
 
 

MONDAY Morning Session Moderator: A Dondoni

 
D L D Caspar

Five-fold symmetry in quasicrystal, fullerene and virus structures

 
G Pattenden

Macro- and polycycle constructions 'organised' by radicals and metal templating

 
 

MONDAY Evening Session Moderator: L Weber

 
I K Ugi

Fast and permanent changes in organic chemistry through multicomponent reactions and their libraries

 
 

TUESDAY Morning Session Moderator: B Luisi

 
W A Hendrickson

Structural analysis of phosphotransfer catalysis by HIT family proteins

 
T Richmond

The structure of the nucleosome core of chromatin: 8 proteins and 146bp of DNA

 
 

TUESDAY Evening Session Moderator: D Lilley

 
S Harrison

Protein assemblies in DNA recognition and DNA translocation

 
 

WEDNESDAY Morning Session Moderator: J F Normant

 
H J Jennings

Extended helical polysaccharide epitopes and their role in glycoconjugate vaccines against bacterial infections

 
K Suzuki

Stereochemical issues met in the synthesis of sugar-aromatic and isoprenoid-aromatic hybrid natural products

 
 

THURSDAY Morning Session Moderator: D H G Crout

 
U B Sleytr

Crystalline bacterial cell surface layers (S-layers): from cell structure to biomimetics

 
P F Leadlay

Stereochemical aspects of complex polyketide biosynthesis

 
 

THURSDAY Evening Session Moderator: J S Siegel

 
G Newkome

Construction of dendritic Superstructures

 
 

FRIDAY Morning Session Moderator: A Pfaltz

 
S Kobayashi

New types of Lewis acid catalysts used in stereoselective organic reactions

 
E M Carreira

Asymmetric synthesis with transition-metal reagents and catalysts

 
 

FRIDAY Evening Session Moderator: M T Reetz

 
A B Smith, III

Recent advances in the total synthesis of architecturally complex natural products