Rolf Huisgen (1920–2020)

June 2nd, 2020 by Dirk Trauner

Nature Chemical Biology, Published online: 02 June 2020; doi:10.1038/s41589-020-0571-4

Rolf Huisgen left us on 26 March 2020, just three months shy of his 100th birthday. His work has had an enormous influence on chemical biology, ranging from new methods for the synthesis of chemical probes to “click chemistry” and its application to in vivo bioconjugation.