Mathangi Krishnamurthy

Biology and Chemistry School of Health and Natural Sciences
Mathangi Krishnamurthy, Ph.D., Department of Biology and Chemistry
978.665.3976 Office: SCI 227
Office Hours
FALL 2023

Mondays 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Wednesdays 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Courses Taught

Organic Chemistry I (CHEM 2000)
Organic Chemistry II (CHEM 2100)
Medicinal Chemistry (CHEM 4020)
Chemistry for Health Sciences (CHEM 1200)


  • Postdoctoral Fellow, Howard Hughes Medical Institute/Harvard Medical School/Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Ph.D., University of Tennessee Health Science Center (Pharmaceutical Sciences)
  • B. Pharm, The TamilNadu Dr. MGR Medical University
  • Rational drug design and synthesis
  • Development of new DNA minor groove binders and intercalators with anticancer activity