17.02.22 - Two drug discovery seminars to be held online in February

2022.02.03 · By Corey Taylor


First up, on Thu 17. February 2022, 4pm - 5:30pm CET the next episode of the virtual seminar series, Digital Science for Drug Discovery will be held.

Focused on the Berlin region, the series aims to facilitate and enmesh relationships between researchers working within both academia and industry. The over-arching theme? Making efficient and creative use of the wealth of available and growing chemical and biological data combined with powerful computational means at our disposal.

Confirmed speakers for the next series include:

Registration is open via Zoom: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJ0uduysrzksE9EuD4PXg3QzQmY1rI_SxSmc

Key contacts:

Clara Christ
Andrea Volkamer
Andreas Bender

For updates as they occur, please see the Digital Science for Drug Discovery website.


A second drug discovery seminar, Struc2Drug, will be held on Thu 24. February 2022, 3pm - 4pm CET by the Volkamer Lab. Struc2drug is a bimonthly seminar series promoting the exchange between researchers in the interdisciplinary field of structural biology and drug development in Berlin.

Confirmed speakers for the next series include:

  • Dr. Ariane Nunes (TU Berlin/UniSysCat, Berlin) “Protein-ligand binding kinetics in drug design: prediction of kinetic rates for kinases”
  • Dr. David Machalz (Nuvisan ICB GmbH, Berlin)) “Discovery of a potent inhibitor of human CYP4Z1 through mechanistic in-silico modeling”

Join the meeting via FU berlin at https://fu-berlin.webex.com/fu-berlin/j.php?MTID=m564a3b818a1bc10c4fc1c4fe1a6abb59

Key contacts:

Kristina Puls
Corey Taylor

For updates as they occur, please see the struc2drug page or follow us on Twitter .