Continuous flow chemistry in the pharmaceutical industry

ANDREW MANSFIELD | September 27, 2018

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Flow chemistry systems and techniques have come on a long way since then, and recent years have seen academia around the world publish a wealth of papers on accessing new chemistries and improving existing reactions with continuous flow chemistry techniques. My current position as Head of Flow Chemistry at Syrris enables me to help chemists across a range of industries introduce and perfect their flow chemistry techniques.

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