© 2015 Sarah E. Rich

Adushan Pillay

RISE Degree(s) 

PhD in Chemistry from the University of the Witwatersrand

RISE Network(s) 
South African

Technical Ink Plant Manager, Universal Paper & Plastics, South Africa

  1. Design, synthesis, radioactive labeling and kit formulation of technetium radiopharmaceuticals for cancer imaging.
  2. Carbon 14 labeling of biologically active compounds for metabolic and biodistribution studies in animal models.
  3. Synthesis of telemorase inhibitors.
  4. Total synthesis of natural products.

Interested in collaborators in any of these fields.

Special Accomplishments 

South African NRF Professional Development Postdoctoral Fellowship at the South African Nuclear Energy Corporation (Necsa), June 2012–February 2014

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RISE Degree(s) Completed 
July 2013