The European Federation for Medicinal Chemistry (EFMC) is an independent association representing medicinal chemistry societies in Europe. Its objective is to advance the science of medicinal chemistry by promoting cooperation and networking, by providing training and mentoring, by rewarding scientific excellence, and by facilitating communication and influencing stakeholders.

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  • MedChem 2018: New Avenues in Kinase Drug Discovery: a Bright Future ?

    November 23, 2018   Namur, Belgium

    The Medicinal Chemistry Divisions of the two Belgian Chemical Societies, Société Royale de Chimie (SRC)  and Koninklijke Vlaamse Chemische Vereniging (KVCV), are organising every year an international one-day symposium with the aim to update participants on selected areas of pharmaceutical research by specialists in their respective field.

    In recent years, this symposium has been gathering around 150 participants at each edition, half from universities, half from industry, both from Belgium and surrounding countries. It has been focussing on topics such as:

    • The Many Pharmacotherapeutic Faces of Nucleosides and Oligonucleotides (2017)
    • PET & Imaging : From Chemistry Lab to Clinical Applications (2016)
    • New Vistas in GPCR Research: the Dawn of an Exciting Drug Discovery Era? (2014)
    • Constrained Peptides and Macrocycles – New Opportunities for Drug Discovery (2013)
    • From Rapid Dissociation to Irreversible Inhibition – Optimisation of Drug-Target Residence Time (2012)

    Confirmed Speakers

    • Dr Patrick ANGIBAUD, JANSSEN, Val de Reuil, France
    • Prof. Jürgen BAJORATH, UNIVERSITY OF BONN, Bonn, Germany
    • Dr Ulrich LUCKING, BAYER HEALTHCARE, Berlin, Germany
    • Dr James REUBERSON, UCB, Slough, United Kingdom

    Deadline for abstract submission and early bird fee is October 16, 2018!

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