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Abstract by Jordan Hintze

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Presenter's Name

Jordan Hintze

Degree Level

Undergraduate

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Department

Chemistry and Biochemistry

Faculty Advisor

Steven Castle

Title

Synthesis of Yakuamide A Right-Hand Tetrapeptide

Abstract

We are synthesizing Yakuamide A and its analogs to probe its anticancer mode of action. My research focuses on synthesizing the right-hand tetrapeptide region of Yakuamide A. Methods of constructing the dehydrovaline residue will be discussed.