Our researchers Mihail Kazak, Martins Priede, Kirill Subin and prof. Edgars Suna in collaboration with colleagues from University of Grenoble Alpes in Farnce have developed stereodivergent synthesis method of pseudotabersonine alkaloids.
Our researchers Olesja Koleda and prof. Edgars Suna in collaboration with colleagues from Rostock University, Ruhr-University Bochum and Max-Planck Institute have discovered electrosynthesis of benzoxazoles.
June 15 – 16, 2017 the 10th Paul Walden Symposium on Organic chemistry (Walden 2017) organized by Latvian Institute of Organic Synthesis and Riga Technical University will take place at the Riga Technical University (Paula Valdena iela 3, Auditorium 101).
On May 15th (2017) Latvia has signed the participation in the European Research Infrastructure Consortium (EU-OPENSCREEN). Latvian Institute of Organic Synthesis has been named as partner institution of EU-OPENSCREEN.
Video about Latvian Institute of Organic Synthesis and our 7th Framework Programme project „Strengthening the research and innovative capacities of the Latvian Institute of Organic Synthesis, the leading Baltic regional centre for drug discovery” (InnovaBalt):
On February 1st, 2017 ESFRI EU-OPENSCREEN (http://www.eu-openscreen.eu/) Coordinator Phil Gribbon and Scientific Manager Bahne Stechmann presented the goals and objectives of the European infrastructure for chemical biology, supporting life science research. The possibilities for Latvia to join EU-OPENSCREEN were discussed. Representatives from the Ministry of Education and Science, the Latvian Academy of Sciences, the State Education Development Agency, University of Latvia, Latvian Biomedical Research and Study Centre, Riga Stradiņš University and Riga Technical University participated in the seminar. The seminar was organized as a feedback to the InnovaBalt project external evaluation recommendation for better exploitation of the LIOS experience and capacities and proactive international integration.
Latvian Institute of Organic Synthesis announces the opening of the competition for preliminary selection of post-doctoral applications for submission to the State Education Development Agency (SEDA) for the project call for the Activity 22.214.171.124 “Post-doctoral Research Aid” of the Specific Aid Objective 1.1.1 “To increase the research and innovative capacity of scientific institutions of Latvia and the ability to attract external financing, investing in human resources and infrastructure” of the Operational Programme “Growth and Employment”.
Duration of the competition: from 09.09.2016. till 17:00 of 14.10.2016.
Post-doctoral researcher may submit the application:
In person – Room 209, Aizkraukles Street 21, Riga, from 9.00 till 17.00;
By post to the address – Aizkraukles Street 21, Riga, LV-1006, Latvia;
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Results of the preliminary selection of post-doctoral applications will be published on the website of the LIOS and announced to the post-doctoral researcher by sending the information using type of the communication indicated in the application.