The Molecules of Medicine and How to Make Them
Seminar | November 6 | 3-4 p.m. | 120 Latimer Hall
Eric Ashley, Discovery Process Chemistry Site Lead, Merck Research Laboratories San Francisco
Throughout history medicinal molecules have changed the path of human societies. The foundational art and science of synthetic chemistry powers modern strategies for the discovery and development of new medicinal compounds. This seminar will explore the interplay between target molecules, molecular design, synthetic strategy, and reaction discovery in the context of a novel mechanism for the treatment of glycemic dysregulation.
Light refreshments will be served at 10:50 at The Coffee Lab