Willem van Otterlo
Organic / Synthetic Chemistry
Professor Van Otterlo was born in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, educated in Southern Africa and graduated with a PhD from the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa. After a postdoctoral fellowship in Canada, he returned to the University of the Witwatersrand to take up a lectureship position. He currently holds the Chair of Organic Chemistry at Stellenbosch University, South Africa.
TITLE: Molecular LEGO – using click chemistry to find new kinase inhibitors
DATE: 29 August 2016