Ph.D., Organic Synthesis, University of California at Irvine
B.S., Chemistry, California Polytechnic State University at San Luis Obispo
Area(s) of Expertise
Medicinal chemistry, drug discovery, organic synthesis, antibiotics
Discovery of novel antibacterial agents; development of a rational compound design strategy to optimize antiibacterial activity; novel approaches in organic synthesis
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James Aggen, a professor in the College of Science and Bouve College of Health Sciences, describes his to work to develop antidotes for multidrug-resistant (MDR) Gram-negative bacterial infections.