Edith C. Glazer, PhD


Faculty Rank

  • Associate Professor


Research Focus

Development of potential chemotherapeutics.

Contact Information

148B Chemistry-Physics Building
University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY 40506
United States



  1. Strained ruthenium complexes are potent light-activated anticancer agents.
    Howerton BS, Heidary DK, Glazer EC. J Am Chem Soc 134:8324-7, 2012.
  2. Light-activated ruthenium complexes photobind DNA and are cytotoxic in the photodynamic therapy window.
    Wachter E, Heidary DK, Howerton BS, Parkin S, Glazer EC. Chem Commun (Camb) 48:9649-51, 2012.