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Medicinal chemistry research in Dr. David Rotella's lab is a collaborative exercise where we engage other scientists with complimentary interests. Currently, they are engaged in discovery of protein kinase inhibitors for anti infective and anti inflammatory applications, in the discovery of new agents useful for the potential treatment of neurodegenerative diseases and enzyme inhibitors that can be used to treat botulism poisoning. Dr. Rotella is working with others at MSU as well as scientists in other universities and research institutes.

Research interests

Focused on drug discovery for CNS and neglected diseases.

Scholarly Interests

Medicinal chemistry. Drug discovery, hit to lead and lead optimization, medicinal chemistry, CNS, cardiovascular and metabolic disease expertise, intellectual property and expert witness.

Faculty/Media Expert

Expert on Medicinal chemistry, pharmaceuticals, and drug discovery.

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being

Collaborations and top research areas from the last five years

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