The position of Fluorine in the periodic table confers unique properties that have been explored in many creative ways. This lecture will discuss how fluorine chemistry has advanced medical imaging for diagnostic and pharmaceutical drug development.
Speaker: Professor Véronique Gouverneur, PhD. Chemistry Research Laboratory, University of Oxford.
Organisers: Oxford Association for Women in Science & Engineering (AWiSE) in collaboration with the Museum of Natural History & Somerville College.
Wheelchair access, Admission free.
This event is part of Oxford International Women's Festival 2018.