Imperial College London

Prof. Ramon Vilar

Faculty of Natural SciencesDepartment of Chemistry

Professor of Medicinal Inorganic Chemistry



+44 (0)20 7594 1967r.vilar Website




301HMolecular Sciences Research HubWhite City Campus





 Ramón Vilar is Professor of Medicinal Inorganic Chemistry and is currently Director of Research in the Department of Chemistry.

His research focuses on the following areas:

  • Medicinal Inorganic Chemistry
  • Chemical Biology
  • Molecular recognition and self-assembly
  • Molecular Imaging

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Bullen JC, Torres-Huerta A, Salaün P, et al., 2020, Portable and rapid arsenic speciation in synthetic and natural waters by an As(V)-selective chemisorbent, validated against anodic stripping voltammetry, Water Research, Vol:175, ISSN:0043-1354, Pages:1-11

Vilar R, Torres Huerta A, Chan TG, et al., 2020, Molecular recognition of bisphosphonate-based drugs by di-zinc receptors in aqueous solution and on gold nanoparticles, Dalton Transactions, Vol:49, ISSN:1477-9226, Pages:5939-5948

Pont I, Martínez-Camarena Á, Galiana-Roselló C, et al., 2020, Development of polyamine substituted triphenylamine ligands with high affinity and selectivity for G-quadruplex DNA, Chembiochem: a European Journal of Chemical Biology, Vol:21, ISSN:1439-4227, Pages:1167-1177

Vilar R, Ruehl CL, Lim AHM, et al., 2019, An octahedral cobalt(III) complex with axial NH3 ligands that templates and selectively stabilises G-quadruplex DNA, Chemistry - a European Journal, Vol:25, ISSN:0947-6539, Pages:9691-9700

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