Welcome to the website of the Institute of Inorganic Chemistry (Faculty of Chemistry, University of Vienna). Founded in 1960, under Bernhard Keppler, Head of Institute since 1996, our research focuses on selected aspects of Bioinorganic Chemistry, Medicinal Chemistry, Environmental- and Radiochemistry, Synthetic Chemistry, Analytical Chemistry, Bioanalytics and Cell Biology and first and foremost the development of new antitumor therapeutics.



Christian Kowol featured in a Science.orf article about scientists who are working when most people are celebrating.


A review article by members of the inter-university cluster "Translational Cancer Therapy Research" discussing the efficacy of metallodrugs has been...


Erika Schaudy received the prize for her master thesis "Synthesis of natural antioxidants".


New publication of the Luca Salassa Group together with members of the Cluster Translational Cancer Therapy Research in in Science Reports


Franz Jirsa and Annemarie Oldewage (University of Johannesburg) have recieved a grant for the intensification of their cooperation project.


Nadine S. Sommerfeld, Christian Kowol and Petra Heffeter have received a grant for the (pre)clinical development of the platinum compound "Albuplatin"