Tropsha Appointed Editor of ACS Chemistry Journal Tropsha Appointed Editor of ACS Chemistry Journal Alexander Tropsha, PhD, has been appointed associate editor of the American Chemical Society’s Journal of Chemical Information and Modeling.
New Algorithm Increases Success Rate of Drug-Compound Screening New Algorithm Increases Success Rate of Drug-Compound Screening Dmitri Kireev, PhD, has created SPLIF, a new and freely shared algorithm that improves the chances of getting a "hit" from online catalogs of potential lead compounds by four to six times over other computational methods.
CBMC's Bryan Roth Elected to Institute of Medicine CBMC's Bryan Roth Elected to Institute of Medicine Bryan Roth, MD, PhD, has been elected to the Institute of Medicine, a prestigious national organization of the top professionals in various fields inside and outside of medicine dedicated to independent analysis and science-based recommendations on important health issues. Roth is a professor in the Division of Chemical Biology and Medicinal Chemistry.
Eshelman Gives $3 Million to School's Drug-Discovery Center Eshelman Gives $3 Million to School's Drug-Discovery Center The gift will support work of Stephen Frye, PhD, and the Center of Integrative Chemical Biology and Drug Discovery as they seek to translate the discoveries made in basic science into new treatments for diseases such as cancer.
Bowers Awarded $750,000 Beckman Young Investigator Award Bowers Awarded $750,000 Beckman Young Investigator Award Albert Bowers, PhD, will use the grant to support his team's work genetically manipulating biosynthetic pathways within bacteria to make new pharmaceutically relevant compounds.
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