MCS-ICS  Medicinal Chemistry Section of the Israel Chemical Society  

15th Annual Meeting of The Medicinal Chemistry Section - Israel Chemical Society, Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel

Venue:

15th Annual Meeting of MCS-ICS
Advances in Medicinal Chemistry

Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel

Date:     June 6, 2018
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Deadline for abstract submission: May 10th  2018

Deadline for early bird registration: May 10th 2018

REGISTER AND SUBMIT YOUR ABSTRACT HERE: 




 
15th Annual  Meeting of The Medicinal Chemistry Section - Israel Chemical Society,  Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel



Keynote Lectures:
        
     
Craig Crews                          Matthew Disney
                (Yale)                                              (Scripps)
   

Invited Speakers:
   
                                                
      Sharon Ruthstein   ​     Subramanyam Chakraprani             Doron Shabat                   Amnon Bar-Shir                      Edit Tshuva                    Michael Meijler
     
       (BIU)                      (Pfizer)                                            (TAU)​                                (WIS) ​                                (HUJI)                                    (BGU)​    
  
   
 
Organizing Committee:
Dr. H. BARR(Weizmann Institute od Science)
Dr. B. STRULOVICI(
Weizmann Institute od Science)
Dr N. METANIS (Hebrew University of Jerusalem)
Dr R. AMIR (Tel-Aviv University)
Executive Board: 
Dr E. YAVIN (Hebrew University of Jerusalem)
Prof M. FRIDMAN (Tel Aviv University)

 

PROGRAM SCHEDULE
 
08:30-08:50 Gathering and registration
08:50-09:00 Opening remarks

Session 1

Chair - Nir London (WIS)
09:00-09:45 Keynote - Matthew Disney (Scripps)
  Translating RNA sequence into lead small molecule medicines
09:45-10:15 Amnon Bar-Shir (WIS)
  Novel strategies for molecular MRI: probes design and contrast mechanisms
10:15-10:45 Edit Tshuva (HUJI)
  Anti-cancer Titans - effective and selective Ti-based chemotherapy
10:45-11:15 Coffee Break

Session 2

Chair - Flavio Grynszpan (AU)
11:15-11:45 Chakrapani Subramanyam (Pfizer)
  From HTS to Marketed Drug: The Tofacitinib Story
11:45-12:15 Flash talks
12:15-12:45 Michael Meijler (BGU)
  Tales of Love and War: Using Chemical Probes to Interrogate Bacterial Virulence Switches
12:45-14:15 Lunch & Poster Session

Session 3

Chair - Ofra Benny (HUJI)
14:15-15:00 Keynote - Craig Crews (Yale)
  PROTAC-mediated protein degradation: A new therapeutic modality
15:00-15:30 Sharon Ruthstein (BIU)
  New Nuclear Medicine Imaging Radiotracer 64Cu(II) for diagnosing Hypoxia Conditions Based on the Cellular Copper Cycle
15:30-16:00 Coffee Break

Session 4

Chair - Bilha Fischer (BIU)
16:00-16:30 Flash Talks 
   
16:30-17:00 Doron Shabat (TAU)
  Unlocking the Potential of Chemiluminescence in Water

17:00-17:15

Awards and closing remarks
 
WITH THE SUPPORT OF

     
           



The Chorafas Institute for Scientific Exchange

The Grass Center for Drug Design and Novel Therapeutics