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18th ANNUAL SAN DIEGO
MEDCHEM SYMPOSIUM
Friday, July 17, 2015
UCSD Price Center Theater

 
Organized by
Dr. Mark Tichenor and Dr. David Wallace, San Diego Section of the American Chemical Society
Dr. Emmanuel Theodorakis, UCSD Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
 

8:30 AM

9:00

9:05


9:45

 

10:25

11:05


11:45

 

12:25 PM

1:30

1:35



2:15


~3:00

Registration and Continental Breakfast

Opening Remarks by Dr. Emmanuel Theodorakis

Dr. Dale Boger, The Scripps Research Institute
“Redesign of Vancomycin”

Dr. Nick Carruthers, Janssen Research & Development L.L.C.
“Discovery of Selective Orexin-2 Antagonists for the Treatment of Primary
Insomnia”

Coffee Break

Dr. Ali Al-Mourabit, Institute of Chemistry of Natural Products, CNRS, France
“Marine Secondary Metabolites, Isolation, Synthesis and Bioactivity”

Dr. Scott Hecker, Rempex Pharmaceuticals/The Medicines Company
"Discovery of RPX7009, a Cyclic Boronic Acid Beta-lactamase Inhibitor with Utility vs. Class A Serine Carbapenemases"

Lunch Break

Opening Remarks by Dr. Mark Tichenor

Dr. Neal Devaraj, University of California San Diego
“Advancing Bioorthogonal Tetrazine Ligations for Applications in Cellular Imaging”

Dr. Tom Wu, Medicinal Chemistry, GNF
“Small Molecule Immune Potentiators”

Symposium Conclusion

 
To To register please visit
http://chemistry.ucsd.edu/go/medchem
and follow the link to the Registration page.
Register online early and we will buy your lunch at Price Center food court on Friday, July 17.
 
 
 
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