Barry A Linkletter

Name:
Barry A Linkletter
Email:
blinkletter@upei.ca
Position:
Associate Professor
Department
Chemistry
Phone:
902-628-4328
Building
Irving Chemistry Centre 213
Island Scholar
Island Scholar Biography

Associate Professor

BSc (UPEI); PhD (McGill)

Dr. Barry Linkletter works to better understand and synthesize molecules that will interact and associate with four-stranded DNA, a novel DNA structure. These stabilizing molecules are candidates for drugs that regulate cell proliferation and may find a use in cancer therapy and genetic research.

Research Interests
  • Telomeric DNA
  • Solid-phase organic synthesis
  • Novel nucleotide bases