Originally from Melbourne, Patrick moved to Canberra to study the research-intensive undergraduate PhB degree at ANU from 2014-17 with First Class Honours in medicinal chemistry. Currently undertaking a PhD investigating new methods for developing malarial drugs under the supervision of Assoc. Prof. Mal McLeod, Patrick is also the recipient of a prestigious Rod Rickards scholarship.
Ma, X, Liu, X, Yates, P et al 2018, ‘Manipulating the enone moiety of levoglucosenone: 1,3-Transposition reactions including ones leading to isolevoglucosenone,’ Tetrahedron, in press (accepted 9 March 2018).
Yates, P 2013, ‘HGSA DNA Day Essay Contest Winner 60 Years On: Still Coding for Cutting-Edge Science,’ Twin Research and Human Genetics, vol. 16, no.4, pp. 914-915.