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 […]