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Elisa LAI

🇸🇪 AstraZeneca

🎓 Resume

Elisa completed her integrated undergraduate-master’s degree at the University of Oxford in 2021. Her master project, under the supervision of Prof. Tim Donohoe, focused on reductive functionalisation of isoquinolinium salts. During her undergraduate studies, she undertook a summer internship in the group of Prof. Luet Wong to achieve C-H activation of tetrahydroquinolines with P450 enzymes.

In her free time, Elisa enjoys figure skating and watching musicals.

⚙️ Project in CHAIR
#12 Molecular diversity via direct C-H functionalization