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Kinfe, Henok

BSc (1998) University of Asmara, Eritrea; Environmental Information, Resource and Management Expert, Ministry of Land, Water and Environment, Eritrea (1998-2001); MSc (2003) and PhD (2006), University of Cape Town, South Africa; Senior Scientist, CSIR (2007-2008); Senior Lecturer, University of Johannesburg (2008-present). My research interest lies in the field of medicinal chemistry, development of synthetic methodologies and biocatalysis. Projects currently in progress are: Specific inhibitors of bacterial cell wall; Synthesis of mycothiol analogous; Biocatalytic hydrolysis of nitriles; Nitrile degrading enzymes

First Names Henok
Surname Kinfe
Nationality South Africa
Role Affiliate
Affiliation Office TWAS-ROSSA - TWAS Regional Office for Sub-Saharan Africa
Affiliation Period 2013-2017
Scientific Field 05-Chemical Sciences