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Rebecca Abergel

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Rebecca Abergel is a Staff Scientist in the Chemical Sciences Division at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory. Dr. Abergel’s research program is dedicated to the coordination chemistry of f-elements in different biological systems, with therapeutic and environmental applications such as chelation and bioremediation of toxic metals or development of antimicrobial strategies targeting metal-acquisition systems. She leads a large collaborative effort on the development of new drug products for the treatment of populations contaminated with radionuclides.