European workshop on natural product biosynthesis @inpchem


6th JUNE 2017

Image3i-NPChem organizes a half-day European Workshop on Natural Product Biosynthesis on 28th June 2017 at Gif-sur-Yvette, featuring 5 renowned speakers on this topic. Free registration is required (see below).

This i-NPChem workshop is organized jointly with the ICSN-UPSay 15th Natural Product Symposium, being held at Institut de Chimie des Substances Naturelles (ICSN) on 29th-30th June at Gif-sur-Yvette.



13h          Welcome coffee

13h30     Prof. Russell Cox
Heterologous Expression: The Key Tool for Investigating and Engineering Fungal Biosynthetic Pathways

14h10      Dr. Manuela Tosin
Chemical Biology Tools for the Investigation and the Exploitation of Natural Product Biosynthesis

14h50      Prof. Kira Weissman
The Structural Biology of Modular Polyketide Synthases: Insights and Implications for Synthetic Biology

15h30      Coffee break (40 min)

16h10      Prof. Jeroen Dickschat
Terpenes from Microorganisms – Isotopic Labeling for Structure Elucidation and Biosynthetic Studies

16h50       Dr. Yanyan Li
Ribosomally Synthesized and Post-translationally Modified Peptides Biosynthesis: Leader-Directed Logic and Implication for Biotechnology

17h30      Closing remarks and end

Registration (free)

To attend this workshop, you must register at the following address (deadline: 6th June 2017, please only register if you are sure to attend):


Wednesday 28th June 2017 from 1 pm (welcome desk opening) to 6 pm


CNRS Campus, IMAGIF, Building 21
1, avenue de la Terrasse, 91190 Gif-sur-Yvette (France)


  • Dr. Yanyan Li (
  • Dr. Bastien Nay (

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