Center for Medicinal Chemistry, FALL SYMPOSIUM, Thursday Nov 23, 2023 from 12:00-21:00

The symposium takes place in Auditorium 4, Universitetsparken 2, 2100 Copenhagen Ø, and is open to all scientists and students in medicinal chemistry. Attendance is free of charge (registration required).
Universitetsparken 2

12:30   Registration & sandwiches / coffee

13:15   Symposium opening

Session 1: Chair: Anders Bach

13:20   Glycomimetics: From discovery to patients
            Ulf Nilsson, Department of Chemistry, Lund University, Sweden

14:00   Medicinal chemistry optimization of clinical compounds for the treatment of cardiovascular and cardiorenal disease
            Malin Lemurell, Head of Early CVRM Medicinal Chemistry, Astra Zeneca

14:40   Coffee break 

Session 2: Chair: Christian Marcus Pedersen

15:00   Introduction of short carbon chains via metal-catalyzed and catalyst free methods
            Michael Schnürch, TU Wien, Austria

15:40  Lipid receptors as therapeutic targets
            Trond Ulven, Dept. of Drug Design and Pharm., UCPH, Denmark

16:20   Coffee break

Session 3: Chair: Michael Pittelkow

16:40   Stimuli-responsive pharmacological chaperones for Gaucher disease
            Martina Cacciarini, Dept. of Chemistry, UCPH & University of Florence, Italy

17:10   Oxonium ions, rearrangements and natural products
            Jonathan Burton, University of Oxford, United Kingdom

18:00   Reception dinner / Poster session / Networking

21:00   Symposium ends




Universitetsparken is conveniently located close to the Metro city ring (the M3 metro line).
"Vibenhus Runddel" station is located just five minutes walk from Campus.



Attendance is free.  Register here November 15th the latest