MedChem 2019

Peptide Drug Discovery: a Niche Area?

Annual One-Day Meeting on Medicinal Chemistry of KVCV & SRC

 Brussels, Belgium    November 22, 2019

Programme


08:00

Registration

Session Chair

Prof. Steven BALLET
VRIJE UNIVERSITEIT BRUSSEL, Brussels, Belgium

08:50

Opening

09:00

Macrocyclization as an Enabling Tool Toward Novel Peptide Drug Candidates (PL01)

Prof. Eric MARSAULT
UNIVERSITY OF SHERBROOKE, Sherbrooke, Canada

09:50

Gate2Brain, Opening the Gate to CNS Therapies (PL02)

Dr Meritxell TEIXIDO
INSTITUTE FOR RESEARCH IN BIOMEDICINE, Barcelona, Spain

10:40

Coffee break and Exhibition

Session Chair

Prof. Dr Annemieke MADDER
UGENT, Ghent, Belgium

11:15

Towards the Validation of a New Anticancer Strategy Designed Peptides Targeting Lactate Dehydrogenase Tetramerization Process (OC01)

Mr Léopold THABAULT
UCLOUVAIN - LOUVAIN DRUG RESEARCH INSTITUTE, Brussels, Belgium

11:35

Targeting Receptor Complexes: A New Dimension in Drug Discovery (PL03 )

Prof. Kristian STROMGAARD
UNIVERSITY OF COPENHAGEN, Copenhagen, Denmark

12:25

Lunch, Exhibition and Poster Session

Session Chair

Prof. Kristian STROMGAARD
UNIVERSITY OF COPENHAGEN, Copenhagen, Denmark

14:00

Synthetic Immune System Engagers – a Peptide-based Approach to Immune-oncology (PL04)

Prof. Christian BECKER
UNIVERSITY OF VIENNA, Wien, Austria

14:50

Development of Mirror-Image Monobodies for Targeted Cancer Therapies (OC02)

Dr Timothy REICHART
ECOLE POLYTECHNIQUE FÉDÉRALE DE LAUSANNE, Lausanne, Switzerland

15:10

Self-Assembling Peptide Conjugates for Pain Treatment (OC03)

Prof. Charlotte MARTIN
VRIJE UNIVERSITEIT BRUSSEL, Brussels, Belgium

15:30

Coffee break, Exhibition and Poster session

Session Chair

Prof. Eric MARSAULT
UNIVERSITY OF SHERBROOKE, Sherbrooke, Canada

16:05

Peptides from the Nature to the Laboratory (PL05)

Prof. Fernando ALBERICIO
UNIVERSITY OF KWAZULU-NATAL, Durban , South Africa

16:45

From Structure to Function: Peptide Recognition at G Protein-coupled Receptors (PL06)

Dr Anette KAISER
UNIVERSITY OF LEIPZIG, Leipzig, Germany

17:35

Closing Remarks

Prof. Koen AUGUSTYNS
UNIVERSITY OF ANTWERP, Antwerp, Belgium
Dr Laurent PROVINS
UCB, Braine-l'Alleud, Belgium