Dr. Anikó Borbás D.Sc., chairman

 Dr. Pál Herczegh D.Sc., full professor

Synthesis of monosaccharide components of antibiotics.
Synthetic transformations of the carbon skeleton of saccharides: studies on diastereoselective Diles-Alder and 1,3-dipolar cycloadition reactions. Synthesis of new ulosic acid analogs and their introduction into oligosaccharides.
Preparation of new osteoadsorptive diphosphonate antibiotic derivatives.
Application of polyfunctional reagents for the synthesis of bioactive molecules of dendrimeric type. Utilization of hypervalent iodine reagents in oxidative dearomatization reactions: synthesis of saccharides, cyclohexanepolyols, antibiotic and alkaloid analogs.
 Dr. Tamás E. Gunda D.Sc., full professor

The synthesis of new ß-lactam antibiotics (penicillins, cephalosporins), mainly with the aid of different cycloaddition reactions. The synthesis and chemistry of 2-and 7-substituted cephalosporin-sulphones with potential ß-lactamase or HLE enzym inhibiting properties.
Molecular modelling, CAMD, molecular mechanics and quantum chemistry in connection with QSAR and drug research.
 Dr István F. Pelyvás Ph.D., privatdocent

 Dr. Zsolt Fejes Ph.D., assistant lecturer

  Dr. Ilona Bakai-Bereczkir M.A., lecturer