42nd Euchem Conference on Stereochemistry
Bürgenstock, April 14-20, 2007
 
 
President:

Samir Z Zard

 
Vice-President:

Don Hilvert

 
Guest of Honor:

Rolf Huisgen

 
 
 

SUNDAY Morning Session – Moderator: Jean-Pierre Genęt

 
Barry B Snider

Synthesis of structurally novel natural products

 
Phil S Baran

The catalytic cycle of discovery in total synthesis

 
 

SUNDAY Evening Session – Moderator: William B Motherwell

 
Pierre Vogel

New reaction cascades and reagents:
Applications to the total asymmetric synthesis of polypropionate antibiotics

 
 

MONDAY Morning Session – Moderator: Nazario Martin

 
Eiji Yashima

Helical polymers and oligomers:
From a single helix to a double helix

 
Gero Decher

Self-assembly and beyond

 
 

MONDAY Evening Session – Moderator: Kyoko Nozaki

 
Deborah E Leckband

How to make a sticky surface:
The chemistry of biological adhesion

 
 

TUESDAY Morning Session – Moderator: Shu Kobayashi

 
Stephen K Hashmi

Gold catalysis:
Reactivity patterns and benefits for synthesis

 
Guy Bertrand

Stable carbenes can help, and even do the job of transition metals

 
 

WEDNESDAY Morning Session – Moderator: Don Hilvert

 
Linda C Hsieh-Wilson

Chemical approaches to neurobiology

 
Benjamin F Cravatt

Annotating enzymatic pathways in human disease using chemical proteomics and metabolomics

 
 

WEDNESDAY Evening Session – Moderator: Wolf-D Woggon

 
Michael A Marletta

Selectively sensing NO and oxygen:
Biological solutions to a difficult chemical problem

 
 

THURSDAY Morning Session – Moderator: Trřls Skrydstrup

 
Sunggak Kim

Searching for new carbon-carbon bond formations:
Radical versus ionic approach

 
William B Motherwell

From new reactions to non-covalent interactions:
Some tales from a curious chemist

 
 

THURSDAY Evening Session – Moderator: Bernhard Kräutler

 
Perry Frey

Identification and characterization of free radicals as intermediates in enzymatic catalysis