College of Pharmacy
Apotex Centre, 750 McDermot Ave. W.
University of Manitoba
Winnipeg, MB R3E 0T5
Drug discovery, design, development and delivery
Adjunct – department of chemistry
The Tranmer group has a diversified research interest in medicinal chemistry, drug discovery and organic synthesis techniques. Primarily, our group develops new synthetic organic methods and designs and develops new drugs. Specifically, the Tranmer research group is interested in developing new flow chemistry methods that aim at enhancing current synthetic organic techniques, and focuses on lead generation and optimization in drug discovery. The Tranmer research group believes in championing research programs that are directed at developing and applying innovative synthetic organic technologies and methods to the fields of medicinal chemistry and chemical biology.
Geoffrey Tranmer is currently an associate professor in the College of Pharmacy and an adjunct in the department of chemistry. He was previously a senior research chemist with Merck Frosst Canada Ltd.