7th NovAliX Conference

Biophysics in Drug Discovery 2019 | Asian Edition

Developing the Synergy between Biophysics and Medicinal Chemistry to Deliver Better Drugs

 Kyoto, Japan    November 13-15, 2019

Keynote Speaker

KL01 - From Fragments to Pharmaceuticals

Dr Harren JHOTI
Dr Harren JHOTI
ASTEX THERAPEUTICS, Cambridge, United Kingdom
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Confirmed Speakers

Session 1: Hot Topics

IL01 - To be announced

Prof. Daniela RHODES
Prof. Daniela RHODES
NANYANG TECHNOLOGICAL UNIVERSITY, Singapore, Singapore

Session 2: FBDD

IL04 - Enabling Drug Discovery with Crude Reaction Mixture Screening

Dr Ben DAVIS
Dr Ben DAVIS
VERNALIS RESEARCH, Cambridge, United Kingdom
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IL02 - PhABits – Shining New Light on Fragments Methodology for Tractability

Dr Michael HANN
Dr Michael HANN
GSK MEDICINES RESEARCH CENTRE, Stevenage, United Kingdom
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IL03 - Ligand-Based Fluorine NMR Screening in Drug Discovery

Dr Anna VULPETTI
Dr Anna VULPETTI
NOVARTIS, Basel, Switzerland
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Session 3: Cryo-EM for Challenging Targets (GPCRs, Ion Channels...)

IL05 - Advancing Cryo-EM for Determination of G Protein-coupled Receptor Structure

Prof. Patrick M. SEXTON
Prof. Patrick M. SEXTON
MONASH UNIVERSITY, Parkville, Australia
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Session 4: Cryo-EM in Drug Discovery

IL06 - Advancing Drug Discovery in Pharma Using Cryo-EM

Dr Claudio CIFERRI
Dr Claudio CIFERRI
GENENTECH, South San Francisco, United States
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Session 5: X-ray Crystallography / Cryo-EM Complementarity

IL07 - High-Throughput Macromolecular Crystallography in Drug Discovery: Evolving in the Midst of Revolutions

Dr Gerard BRICOGNE
Dr Gerard BRICOGNE
GLOBAL PHASING LTD., Cambridge, United Kingdom
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IL08 - Applying Hybrid Biophysical and Structural Methods to Study Allosteric Regulation

Dr Herbert NAR
Dr Herbert NAR
BOEHRINGER INGELHEIM, Biberach, Germany
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IL09 - Structural Studies of the Yeast Fatty Acid Synthase. The Discovery of a Novel and Overlooked Subunit

Prof. Holger STARK
Prof. Holger STARK
MAX PLANCK INSTITUTE FOR BIOPHYSICAL CHEMISTRY, Göttingen, Germany
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Session 6: PROTACs

IL10 - Structure-biophysics Driven PROTAC Design for Degrading Undruggable Cancer Targets

Prof. Alessio CIULLI
Prof. Alessio CIULLI
UNIVERSITY OF DUNDEE, Dundee, United Kingdom
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