MedChem Meeting – Jan 2022

Webinar Title: “Discovery of AZD5305, a next generation, highly selective PARP1 inhibitor and trapper”   By Jeffrey Johannes Organized by the Medicinal Chemistry Section of the Northeastern Section, American Chemical Society (NESACS) Thursday – January 20th, 2022 4.00 pm Register for the January Webinar meeting at: https://american-chemical-society.zoom.com/webinar/register/WN_iW4-rlPeQtKcstU6IZkCNw Jeffrey Johannes AstraZeneca Abstract: Poly ADP-ribose polymerase (PARP) […]

MedChem meeting – Feb 2022

Webinar Title: "From Chip to Clinic: Computationally-driven design of a small molecule STING agonist"  By Woody Sherman Organized by the Medicinal Chemistry Section of the Northeastern Section, American Chemical Society (NESACS) Thursday – February 17th, 2022 4.00 pm Register for the February Webinar meeting at: https://american-chemical-society.zoom.com/webinar/register/WN_s7voZqjFTVWVqtUc90lD9g   Abstract: The STING protein induces type I interferon […]

MedChem Webinar March 17, 2022

Webinar Title: " Discovery and characterization of IRAKIMiDs:  degraders targeting both IRAK4 and IMiD substrates for oncology indications." By Matthew Weiss Organized by the Medicinal Chemistry Section of the Northeastern Section, American Chemical Society (NESACS) Thursday – March 17th, 2022 4.00 pm Register for the March Webinar meeting at: https://american-chemical-society.zoom.com/webinar/register/WN_TGls78c_To2s4-pdHZr4aA   Biography: Matt earned his […]

MedChem Webinar April 21, 2022

Webinar Title: "Lead Repurposing and Parasite Hopping as a Route Toward New Therapeutics for Tropical Diseases” By Michael Pollastri Organized by the Medicinal Chemistry Section of the Northeastern Section, American Chemical Society (NESACS) Thursday – April 21, 2022 4.00 pm Register for the April Webinar meeting at: https://american-chemical-society.zoom.com/webinar/register/WN_qF0xk6qLQPeDibDvbpd8_g Biography: Dr. Michael Pollastri is serving as […]

MedChem Webinar May 19, 2022

Webinar Title: "Chemical biology platforms to drug the undruggable” By Brandon Turunen Organized by the Medicinal Chemistry Section Thursday –May 19, 2022 4.00 pm Register for the May Webinar meeting at: https://american-chemical-society.zoom.com/webinar/register/WN_UhK9-dkdSzuB24NxazjWcg Biography: Dr. Brandon Turunen completed PhD studies with Gunda I. Georg at the University of Kansas before completing NIH post-doctoral studies at Stanford […]

MedChem Webinar June 16, 2022

Webinar Title: "Mutant-selective allosteric EGFR inhibitors” By David Scott Organized by the Medicinal Chemistry Section of the Northeastern Section, American Chemical Society (NESACS) David ScottDana-Farber Cancer Institute Thursday –June 16th, 2022 4.00 pm Register for the June Webinar meeting at: https://american-chemical-society.zoom.com/webinar/register/WN_Jo5svWPcRqqwjxrSxbN0Rw Abstract: Targeted EGFR inhibitors have changed the treatment landscape for non-small cell lung cancer […]

MedChem Webinar September 15, 2022

Webinar Title: “Discovery of MORF-627, an orally bioavailable, selective avb6 integrin antagonist for the treatment of fibrotic disease” James Dowling Organized by the Medicinal Chemistry Section of the Northeastern Section, American Chemical Society (NESACS) Thursday –September 15th, 2022 4.00 pm Register for the September Webinar meeting at: https://american-chemical-society.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_Oc5HA-EpTSStEiop8l6Bqg James Dowling, Morphic Therapeutic Abstract: The heterodimeric […]

Tenth Annual Advances in Chemical Sciences Symposium

Alkermes 900 Winter St., Waltham, MA

The Tenth Annual Advances in Chemical Sciences Symposium Alkermes, Waltham, MA October 7th, 2022 A day-long symposium focused on Medicinal Chemistry, Organic Synthesis, and Methodology, featuring eminent scientists from industry and academia  Symposium Speakers: Keynote Presentation: Bernard Feringa, Nobel Laureate, University of Groningen Scott Miller, Yale University Melissa Vasbinder, Ribon Therapeutics Christina White, University of […]