Fabio Benedetti

Prof. Fabio Benedetti

Department of Chemical and Pharmaceutical Sciences
University of Trieste
Via Giorgieri 1 34127 Trieste, Italy

E-mail: benedett@units.it

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Fabio Benedetti is Professor of Organic Chemistry at the University of Trieste where he teaches Organic Chemistry and Bioorganic Chemistry. He has been interested in the chemistry of epoxides, in stereoselective synthesis, in antibody catalysis and in the design of artificial receptors, particularly peptides and imprinted polymers. Currently, his main scientific interests are in the area of Bioorganic Chemsitry and in particular in the design and synthesis of protease inhibitors with anticancer, antiviral and anti-Alzheimer properties.