Term of Award

Spring 2024

Degree Name

Master of Science in Applied Physical Science (M.S.)

Document Type and Release Option

Thesis (restricted to Georgia Southern)

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Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License.


Department of Chemistry

Committee Chair

John DiCesare

Committee Member 1

Rebecca Kocerha

Committee Member 2

Christine Whitlock


The synthesis and biological activity of novel TU100 derivatives utilizing heteroquinones investigates the anticariogenic potential of multiple TU100 derivatives. Heterocyclic derivatives of TU100 showed a cytotoxic response to A549 lung cancer cells and more results may come from further investigation.

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