Upcoming Events

Molecular Imaging Workshop 2017 Nov 20, 2017 - Nov 23, 2017 — San Sebastian, Spain
TOPIM ("hot TOPics in IMaging") 2018: Imaging Metabolism Jan 21, 2018 - Jan 26, 2018 — L'Ecole de Physique des Houches, France
SINAPSE Molecular Imaging PET/SPECT focus group meeting Feb 05, 2018 10:30 AM - 04:00 PM — Carnegie Lecture Theatre (C3-05), Joseph Black Building, School of Chemistry, University of Glasgow
'Let's Talk About Health' free public lecture Feb 21, 2018 05:30 PM - 06:30 PM — Wellcome Auditorium, Queen’s Medical Research Institute, University of Edinburgh

Dr Andrew Sutherland

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Position: Senior Lecturer

Interests:

Design and Synthesis of Molecular Imaging Agents for the Diagnosis and Treatment of Disease.

Institute: University of Glasgow

Department: School of Chemistry


Research Themes

Synthetic Chemistry, Transiton metal catalysed methodology, design of biologically active compounds, PET and SPECT imaging agents, fluorescent amino acids and peptides.

Key Publications

A. A. Cant, R. Bhalla, S. L. Pimlott and A. Sutherland, Nickel-Catalysed Aromatic Finkelstein Reaction of Aryl and Heteroaryl Bromides, Chem. Commun., 2012, 48, 3993-3995.

S. L. Pimlott and A. Sutherland, Molecular Tracers for the PET and SPECT Imaging of Disease, Chem. Soc. Rev., 2011, 40, 149-162.

L. Stevenson, A. A. S. Tavares, A. Brunet, F. I. McGonagle, D. Dewar, S. L. Pimlott and A. Sutherland, New Iodinated Quinloine-2-Carboxamides for SPECT Imaging of the Translocator Protein, Bioorg. Med. Chem. Lett., 2010, 20, 954-957.

N. K. Jobson, A. R. Crawford, D. Dewar, S. L. Pimlott and A. Sutherland, Design and Synthesis of (2R,3S)-Iodoreboxetine Analogues for SPECT Imaging of the Noradrenaline Transporter, Bioorg. Med. Chem. Lett., 2009, 19, 4996-4998.

N. K. Jobson, R. Spike, A. R. Crawford, D. Dewar, S. L. Pimlott and A. Sutherland, Stereoselective Synthesis of (2S,3R)- and (2R,3S)-iodoreboxetine; Potential SPECT Imaging Agents for the Noradrenaline Transporter, Org. Biomol. Chem., 2008, 6, 2369-2376.


Collaborators

Dr Sally Pimlott (University of Glasgow)

Professor Anthony Chalmers (University of Glasgow)

Dr Lutz Schweiger (University of Aberdeen)

Dr Gilles Tamagnan, Molecular NeuroImaging Ltd, USA

Dr Rajiv Bhalla, GE Healthcare, Medical Diagnostics International