Derek Lowe, an Arkansan by birth, got his BA from Hendrix College and his PhD in organic chemistry from Duke before spending time in Germany on a Humboldt Fellowship on his post-doc. He's worked for several major pharmaceutical companies since 1989 on drug discovery projects against schizophrenia, Alzheimer's, diabetes, osteoporosis and other diseases.
To contact Derek email him directly: firstname.lastname@example.org
I'm going to be traveling this week, so posting will be intermittent. (It's summer, after all). I'll surface now and then, but for the most part, things will be quiet around here. Enjoy the weather, if you have weather to enjoy!