44th Euchem Conference on Stereochemistry
Brunnen, May 17-22, 2009
 
 
President:

Ben L. Feringa

 
Vice-President:

E. Peter Kündig

 
Guest of Honor:

Klaus Müller

 
 
 

SUNDAY Evening Session – Moderator: Bernhard Kräutler

 
Ian Paterson

Synthesis of marine polyketides as promising anticancer agents

 
 

MONDAY Morning Session – Moderator: Stephen Mann

 
Joanna Aizenberg

Templated crystallization on organic monolayers

 
Lawrence Que

High-valent iron in biomimetic oxidations of C-H and C=C Bonds

 
 

MONDAY Evening Session – Moderator: Helmut Ringsdorf

 
Alan Rowan

Catalysis and motion

 
 

TUESDAY Morning Session – Moderator: E. Peter Kündig

 
Christina White

C-H: A new functional group for streamlining synthesis

 
Dirk Trauner

The stereobiology and stereochemistry of nervous systems

 
 

TUESDAY Aftrenoon Session
on “Chirality and the origin of life” – Moderator: Ben L. Feringa

 
Five impromptus from

Bernard Kaptein, Günter von Kiedrowski, Meir Lahav, Stephen Mann and Jay S. Siegel

 
 

TUESDAY Evening Session – Moderator: Günter von Kiedrowski

 
Nadrian C. Seeman

Structural DNA nanotechnology: Using molecular information to control structure

 
 

WEDNESDAY Morning Session – Moderator: Donald Hilvert

 
Chaitan Khosla

Modularity in polyketide biosynthesis

 
Hiroaki Suga

Genetic code reprogramming: A new emerging technology for the discovery of non-standard peptidic drugs

 
 

THURSDAY Morning Session – Moderator: Lee Cronin

 
Karl-Heinz Ernst

Aspects of supramolecular and single molecule surface chirality

 
Rustem F. Ismagilov

Stereochemistry, or the effect of space, at the level of a chemical system

 
 

THURSDAY Evening Session – Moderator: David N. Reinhoudt

 
Xiaoliang Sunney Xie

Probing biochemistry in living cells and organisms with ultimate sensitivity

 
 

FRIDAY Morning Session – Moderator: Hélène Lebel

 
Erik J. Sorensen

Efforts to rapidly form molecular complexity in natural product synthesis

 
Dean Toste

Catalysis via cationic intermediates