Hot topics in chemical biology – University of Copenhagen

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Hot topics in chemical biology


With highly recognized international speakers, the symposium focuses on the broad and interdisciplinary field of chemical biology, which has recently undergone a large expansion and continues to influence both basic science and drug discovery and development.

14:00 Welcome
14:05 Recent advances in 19F- and 18F-chemistry
Véronique Gouverneur, University of Oxford, UK
14:50 Nanoscale physical chemistry of membranes and membrane proteins
Dimitrios Stamou, University of Copenhagen
15:35 Coffee break
15:55 Expanding the genetic code - chemistry in living systems
Kathrin Lang, TUM Munich, DE
16:40 Protein design: In biro, in silico, in vitro and in vivo
Dek Woolfson, University of Bristol, UK
17:25 Closing remarks

The symposium is arranged on behalf of the graduate programme in pharmaceutical sciences, Drug Research Academy, Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, University of Copenhagen by Stephan Pless, John Nielsen and Kristian Strømgaard, Department of Pharmacy/Drug Design and Pharmacology in cooperation with the Center for Biopharmaceuticals.

The arrangement is free of charge and open for attendance by all interested parties. It is not necessary to pre-register.