Muriel Funck

Muriel Funck

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer

School of Science & Technology

Staff Group(s)
Chemistry and Forensic Science

Role

Dr Funck is the Module Leader of Forensic Chemistry and Introduction to Analytical Chemistry. She teaches on the following modules:

  • Forensic Chemistry
  • Introduction to Analytical Chemistry
  • Analytical Chemistry
  • Drugs of Addiction and Abuse
  • Inorganic Chemistry beyond the Molecule
  • Project and Dissertations Year Tutor.

Research areas

Dr Funck's research interests include:

  • Supramolecular chemistry
  • X-ray crystallography
  • Traditional and Green organic synthesis
  • Peptide synthesis, purification and analysis
  • Analysis of Biological and Forensic evidences.

External activity

Sponsors and collaborators

Dr Funck has recently collaborated with the following colleagues at NTU:

  • Dr P. Bonner on the development of novel Tranglustaminase-2 inhibitors
  • Dr E. Verderio Edwards and Dr L. Huang on Transglutaminase-2
  • Mr A. O’Hagan on analytical method of illicit substances

Publications

Development of a chronic kidney disease model in C57BL/6 mice with relevance to human pathology . Huang L, Scarpellini A, Funck M, Verderio EAM and Johnson TS, Nephron Extra, 2013, 3 (1) 12-29

Microwave-assisted synthesis of resorcin[4]arene and pyrogallol[4]arene macrocycles. Funck M, Guest DP and Cave GWV, Tetrahedron Letters, 2010, 51 (49), 6399-6402.

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