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.



The research cluster "Translational Cancer Therapy Research" was successful in a new call by the University of Vienna and Medical University of Vienna...


Christian Kowol presents his newest FWF project "Nanocarrier for anticancer thiosemicarbazones"


Vienna Doctoral School in Chemistry: PhD student Yvonne Kreith talks about improving the selectivity of platin anti-cancer drugs.


Christian Kowol interviewed by "Der Standard" about platinum in cancer therapy as part of the univie series "Semester question: What substances have a...


New project awarded by FWF to Dr. Jory Lietard (Nucleic Acid Chemistry Group).


PhD paper about lipophilicity selected as winner of the Inorganics 2018 Best Paper Award