Dr Amr El-Demerdash

Postdoctoral Scientist Molecules from Nature

Amr is working on the extraction, isolation and structure elucidation of high complex medicinally important triterepens glycosides.

He obtained his BSc in Chemistry at Mansoura University (Egypt) in 2004 and, his MSc in Organic Chemistry at the same university in 2008, before gaining his his PhD in Organic Chemistry (Marine Natural Products and Biomimetic Total Synthesis) at the University of Paris-Saclay (France) in 2016.

After pursuing his PhD in France, Amr El-Demerdash was affiliated to Mansoura University as Assistant Professor while also conducting Postdoctoral work at the Fungal and Natural Products Team at CNRS/MNHN at the Sorbonne Universities (France).