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Professor of Medicinal Chemistry
Scientific Director Monash Fragment-Based Drug Design Platform

Medicinal Chemistry
Monash Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences

Research interests

Fragment-based drug design
Structure-based design of novel anti-microbial agents
Analysis of protein-ligand interactions
Protein structure determination and structural biology

Monash teaching commitment

  • Spectrometric identification of small molecules
  • Drug-protein interactions

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Projects 2001 2020

Intracellular Drug Transport

Porter, C., Scanlon, M. & Halls, M.


Project: Research

Melbourne Biomolecular NMR Network

Stone, M., Bottomley, S., Gooley, P., Langford, S., Reynolds, E., Scammells, P., Scanlon, M., Separovic, F., Tuck, K., Whisstock, J. & Wilce, J.

Australian Research Council (ARC), The University of Melbourne, Monash University

1/01/09 → …

Project: Research

Compounds Australia - Enabling the Next Phase of Australian Drug Discovery

Poulsen, S., Martin, J. L., Avery, V. M., Quinn, R. J., Baell, J., Scanlon, M., Booker, G. W., Abell, A., Wang, S., Karuso, P., Guillemin, G. A., Smith, J. A., Ryan, J. H. & Peat, T. S.

Monash University – Internal University Contribution, Monash University – Internal School Contribution


Project: Research

Research Output 1991 2019

A ligand-induced structural change in fatty acid-binding protein 1 is associated with potentiation of peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor α agonists

Patil, R., Mohanty, B., Liu, B., Chandrashekaran, I. R., Headey, S. J., Williams, M. L., Clements, C. S., Ilyichova, O., Doak, B. C., Genissel, P., Weaver, R., Vuillard, L., Halls, M. L., Porter, C. J. H. & Scanlon, M. J., 8 Mar 2019, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 294, 10, p. 3720-3734 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Controlled Construction of Cyclic d / l Peptide Nanorods

Silk, M. R., Mohanty, B., Sampson, J. B., Scanlon, M. J., Thompson, P. E. & Chalmers, D. K., 8 Jan 2019, In : Angewandte Chemie - International Edition. 58, 2, p. 596-601 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Identification of the Binding Site of Apical Membrane Antigen 1 (AMA1) Inhibitors Using a Paramagnetic Probe

Akter, M., Drinkwater, N., Devine, S. M., Drew, S. C., Krishnarjuna, B., Debono, C. O., Wang, G., Scanlon, M. J., Scammells, P. J., McGowan, S., MacRaild, C. A. & Norton, R. S., 5 Mar 2019, In : ChemMedChem. 14, 5, p. 603-612 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Applications of NMR spectroscopy in FBDD

Bentley, M., Doak, B. C., Mohanty, B. & Scanlon, M. J., 13 Jun 2018, Modern Magnetic Resonance. Webb, G. A. (ed.). 2 ed. Cham Switzerland: Springer, p. 2211-2231 21 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (Book)Otherpeer-review

Cyclic Hexapeptide Mimics of the LEDGF Integrase Recognition Loop in Complex with HIV-1 Integrase

Northfield, S. E., Wielens, J., Headey, S. J., Williams-Noonan, B. J., Mulcair, M., Scanlon, M., Parker, M. W., Thompson, P. E. & Chalmers, D. K., 10 Aug 2018, In : ChemMedChem. 13, 15, p. 1555-1565 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Activities 2013 2013

  • 1 Submissions to industry or govt committees, commissions and inquiries

Medicinal Chemistry

Martin Scanlon (Member)
2 Sep 2013

Activity: External Academic EngagementSubmissions to industry or govt committees, commissions and inquiries