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Keynote Speakers

George Gokel

George Gokel is a Distinguished Professor of Chemistry and Biology in the Department of Chemistry at the University of Missouri-St. Louis. Professor Gokel’s early work was in the area of phase transfer catalysis, and he co-authored the first monograph in that field in 1978. He invented the compounds known as “lariat ethers.”  During the past ten years, Professor Gokel has pioneered the development of synthetic cation channels that function in phospholipid bilayer membranes. His research work has produced more than 300 papers and a dozen patents. He has authored, co-authored, or edited fifteen books.