[Computational-biology] CHI's Structure-Based Design Conference: Register by Friday

Jim Prudhomme via comp-bio%40net.bio.net (by jprudhomme from healthtech.com)
Mon Mar 22 07:43:24 EST 2010

Register by March 26 and Save up to $350

Cambridge Healthtech Institute's Tenth Anniversary.

Structure-Based Drug Design: Multidisciplinary Innovations and Structural
Insights to Enhance Drug Discovery

June 23-25, 2010
Royal Sonesta Hotel - Cambridge, Massachusetts





Structure-Based Design of AP24534, a pan-BCR-ABL Inhibitor Overriding the
T315I Gatekeeper Mutation

David Dalgarno, Ph.D., Vice President, Research Technologies, ARIAD
Pharmaceuticals, Inc. 


Embedding High-Throughput Structural Screening and Computational Bioactivity

in Target Validation and Drug Discovery

D. R. Artis, Ph.D., Senior Vice President, Global Research, Elan
Pharmaceuticals, Inc.


Implementation of Protein Flexibility and Water Molecules in Docking and
Scoring Methods

Nicolas Moitessier, Ph.D., Professor, Chemistry, McGill University


SBDD Case Study: Structural Basis for Molecular Recognition in HIV Protease

Celia Schiffer, Ph.D., Professor, Biochemistry & Molecular Pharmacology,
UMass Medical School


Topics of Discussion Include:


Selectivity Optimization: Using Structure to Optimize Selectivity 

In Silico Discovery of Small Molecule Binders 

New Computational Methods in SBDD 

Targeting of Protein-Protein Interactions 

New Advances in Docking 

Impact of SBDD on Small Molecule Drug Discovery 

GPCR Drug Discovery

View full faculty listing and abstracts here.

PLUS! Morning Workshop 

Therapeutic Target Space: Methods for Druggability Assessment


Sponsorship and Exhibit Opportunities are Available

For details, contact Katelin Fitzgerald at 781-972-5458,
kfitzgerald from healthtech.com


Group Discounts are Available

Registration discounts are available if multiple people from your
organization plan to attend this conference.

For details, contact David Cunningham at 781-972-5472,
cunningham from healthtech.com


Arrive Early to Attend our Co-Located Conference:


Cambridge Healthtech Institute's Eighth Annual

Next-Gen Kinase Inhibitors- Oncology & Beyond

June 21-23, 2010




Special Package Pricing is Available to Attend Both Conferences!  

Register at https://chidb.com/register/2010/sbd/reg.asp

or call 781-972-5400

Organized by: Cambridge Healthtech Institute


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