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Perrin Lab research makes OBC Cover

The work of UBC Chemistry Professor David M. Perrin and his research group has made the cover of this month’s Organic & Biomolecular Chemistry. Curtis H. Lam, Christopher J. Hipolito, Marcel Hollenstein and David M. Perrin authored “A divalent metal-dependent self-cleaving DNAzyme with a tyrosine side chain.”

The Perrin lab has been applying synthetic chemistry to combinatorial DNA selection to discover new forms of bio-inspired materials that are life-like but not living yet capture the efficiency, complexity, and specificity of biology.

RSC publishing is one of the world's leading scientific publishers. The Journal of Organic & Biomolecular Chemistry publishes fundamental work on synthetic, physical and bimolecular organic chemistry as well as all organic aspects of chemical biology, medicinal chemistry, theoretical chemistry and more.

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