6th EFMC-YSN MedChemBioOnline

 Virtual Event    January 28, 2021

DATE: January 28 | 17:00 - 19:15 CET

TOPIC: PROTAC and Small Molecules Development 

Dr Chiara Borsari (University of Basel, Switzerland) 

Mr Matic Proj (University of Ljubljana, Slovenia)


  • 17:00 | Opening 
  • 17:05 | Targeted protein degradation with small molecules: How PROTACs work
    Prof. Alessio Ciulli (University of Dundee, United Kingdom) | Abstract & Biography
  • 17:50 | Precision Chemistry applied to PROTACs
    Dr Luc Van Hijfte (Symeres, The Netherlands) | Abstract & Biography
  • 18:00 | Controlling Physicochemical Properties in Drug Design
    Dr Klemens Hoegenauer (Novartis, Switzerland) | Abstract & Biography 
  • 18:45 | Round Table discussion on "Challenges and Opportunities in PROTAC vs Small Molecules Development"
    Prof. Alessio Ciulli (University of Dundee, United Kingdom)
    Dr Danette Daniels (Promega, United States) | Biography 
    Dr Rutger Folmer (Symeres, The Netherlands) | Biography
    Dr Klemens Hoegenauer (Novartis, Switzerland)
    Dr Malin Lemurell (AstraZeneca, Sweden) | Biography 
    Dr Georg Winter (Research Center for Molecular Medicine of the Austrian Academy of Sciences, Austria) | Biography 
  • 19:15 | End of the event

The event is free and open to all thanks to the generous support of Symeres.

Symeres is the leading mid-sized European Contract Research Organization for your drug discovery and development needs. With over 500 scientists, we offer best-in-class solutions from early-stage hit finding to the delivery of your early clinical drug substance API, for small- to medium-sized molecules.