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Professor Celine J. Marmion
Department of Pharmaceutical & Medicinal Chemistry
Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland
123 St. Stephen's Green
Dublin 2
Ireland

Tel: 353 1 4022161
Email: cmarmion@rcsi.ie

Recent News:

Check out our review on 'Exploiting Developments in Nanotechnology for the Preferential Delivery of Platinum-Based Anti-Cancer Agents to Tumours: Targeting Some of the Hallmarks of Cancer' in Metallomics, 2016, 20, 8, (1), 43-60 (PMID: 26567482). It was chosen by the editor as a hot article and was one of the top 20 most downloaded articles published in 2016. See the Metallomics Themed Collection: http://pubs.rsc.org/en/journals/articlecollectionlanding?sercode=mt&themeid=26be02e4-6298-40f7-b7bb-29efc3cc408a

Congratulations to Ziga Ude who graduated with a PhD in November 2016.

Congratulations to Dr Tadhg McGivern who successfully completed his PhD and graduated in June 2016. Tadhg delivered the valedictorian address at the graduation ceremony!

Recent Publications:

Kenny, R.G., Chuah, S.W., Crawford, A., Marmion, C.J. Platinum (IV) Prodrugs - A Step Closer to Ehrlich's Vision?, Eur. J. Inorg. Chem., 2016 available online DOI: 10.1002/ejic.201601278 (by invitation)

Parker, J.P., Devocelle, M., Morgan, M.P., Marmion, C.J.* Derivatisation of buforin IIB, a cationic henicosapeptide, to afford its complexation to platinum(II) resulting in a novel platinum(II)-buforin IIb conjugate with anti-cancer activity. Dalton Trans., 2016, 45, 13038 - 13041(Communication) PMID: 27292799

Ude, Z., Romero-Canelon, I., Twamley, B., Fitzgerald Hughes, D., Sadler, P.J.*, Marmion, C.J.* A Novel Dual-Functioning Ruthenium(II)-Arene Complex of an Anti-microbial Ciprofloxacin Derivative - Anti-proliferative and Anti-microbial J. Inorg. Biochem., 2016, 160, 210-217 PMID: 26993079 (Open Access)

Parker, J.P., Ude, Z., Marmion, C.J.*, Exploiting Developments in Nanotechnology for the Preferential Delivery of Platinum-Based Anti-Cancer Agents to Tumours: Targeting Some of the Hallmarks of Cancer, Metallomics, 2016, 8, 1, 43-60 PMID: 2656748