The Division of Organic & Medicinal Chemistry (OMC)
The Division was established in 1979 as the Centre of Organic Chemistry, one of the six research units of the National Hellenic Research Foundation. Later, the Institute's research activities were extended to the field of Pharmaceutical Chemistry and in 1989 it was renamed the Institute of Organic and Pharmaceutical Chemistry (IOPC).
Today, the activities of the Division of Organic & Medicinal Chemistry (OMC) include:
i) cutting edge basic research focusing on the design, synthesis and analysis of new compounds with potential applications in:
• health and
• material sciences.