Ernane Souza

How drugs are made: approaches towards development of a new anticoagulant

Ernane Souza is a fifth-year Ph.D. student in the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Experimental Therapeutics under the mentorship of Dr. Robert Kerns. He earned a combined bachelor`s degree in pharmacy from Brazil and Spain. His research focuses on design, synthesis, and evaluation of new molecules for inhibition of thrombin, an important enzyme involved in blood coagulation. 

Ernane Souza
Pharmacy - Medicinal & Natural Products Chemistry