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Henrik Franzyk

  • PhD
  • Associate professor
  • University of Copenhagen
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Research interests

Drug delivery via cell-penetrating peptidesSolid-phase synthesis methodsImmunodulatory peptidomimeticsAntimicrobial peptides and peptidomimetics

About

Current focus areas in research comprise design, synthesis and optimization of biologically active compounds: (i) Structure-activity studies of antibacterials and potentiators of antibiotics; (ii) Bacterial delivery of antisense antibiotics; (iii) Mechanisms and structural optimization of immunomodulating peptides and peptidomimetics; (iv) Studies towards improved macromolecular drug delivery (v) Solid-phase synthesis of unnatural amino acid and peptidomimetic building blocks.

Co-authors (228)

Publications (5)

  • Fluorophore labeling of a cell-penetrating peptide significantly alters the mode and degree of biomembrane interaction

    • Hedegaard S
    • Derbas M
    • Lind T
    • et al.
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  • Lactam hybrid analogues of solonamide B and autoinducing peptides as potent S. aureus AgrC antagonists

    • Hansen A
    • Peng P
    • Baldry M
    • et al.
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  • Preparation of enzyme-activated thapsigargin prodrugs by solid-phase synthesis

    • Zimmermann T
    • Christensen S
    • Franzyk H
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  • Stereochemistry as a determining factor for the effect of a cell-penetrating peptide on cellular viability and epithelial integrity

    • Birch D
    • Christensen M
    • Staerk D
    • et al.
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  • The role of formyl peptide receptors for immunomodulatory activities of antimicrobial peptides and peptidomimetics

    • Skovbakke S
    • Holdfeldt A
    • Forsman H
    • et al.
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Professional experience

Associate professor

University of Copenhagen

September 2000 - Present

Education

PhD

Danmarks Tekniske Universitet

February 1991 - November 1993(3 years)