Dr Andrew Kellett
|Name:||Dr Andrew Kellett|
|Role:||Academic Staff - Inorganic Chemistry|
|Phone Number:||01 700 5461|
|Campus:||DCU Glasnevin Campus|
Personal Contact Information
Andrew Kellett is principle investigator and lecturer of medicinal inorganic chemistry in the School of Chemical Sciences at Dublin City University, Ireland. His group are based at the National Institute for Cellular Biotechnology (NICB) and Nano-Bioanalytical Research Facility (NRF) and focus on discovery of metallodrug-nucleic acid interactions for biochemical and therapeutic application. He is coordinator of the Horizon 2020 Marie Skłodowska-Curie Innovative Training Network (ITN) ClickGene, the Science Foundation Ireland (SFI) Career Development Award Polynuclear Platinum(II) Biomaterials (PPtBio) for Antisense Therapeutic Application and Detection of Human Genetic Disease, and his lab is also supported by the Irish Research Council and the Science Foundation Ireland funded Synthesis and Solid-State Pharmaceutical Centre. He completed his B.Sc. (1st Class) in chemistry from NUI Maynooth, received his Ph.D. in 2007 under the guidance of Prof. M. Devereux at the Dublin Institute of Technology (DIT) and Dr. Maureen Walsh at the Institute of Technology Tallaght, Dublin (ITTD). He was then appointed as A.F. Graves Postdoctoral Fellow at the Focas Research Institute until 2011 and thereafter joined the School of Chemical Sciences at Dublin City University.
Group website: http://www.andrewkellettgroup.com