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San Diego Virtual MedChem Symposium

Friday, July 15, 2022

Virtual Event

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


Register here!


8:25 AM Opening Remarks: Emmanuel Theodorakis
8:30 AM Dr. Fleur Ferguson, UC San Diego
“Interrogating the druggable proteome using proximity-mediated pharmacology”
9:15 AM Dr. Mark Tichenor, Janssen Research & Development 
“Discovery of JNJ-64264681, a potent and selective covalent BTK inhibitor”
10:00 AM Break
10:30 AM Dr. Anil Gupta, Calibr
“Can we treat Hepatitis B via a single injection?”
11:15 AM Dr. Scott Hecker, Qpex Biopharma, Inc
“Discovery and Early Development of Xeruborbactam (QPX7728), an Ultra-Broad-Spectrum Boronic Acid Inhibitor of Serine and Metallo Beta-Lactamases”