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Medicinal Chemistry: Lead Discovery and Identification

Medicinal chemistry lays the foundation for the drug discovery process. A strong lead compound increases the chances of a pharmaceutical company developing a strong drug candidate, with better chances of success later on. However, choosing a compound from a library...

How to Get on the Road to Research

So you’ve made up your mind, you’re going to start a graduate research project! You’ve secured a supervisor doing amazing work in a particular field, met your group members, settled down in your exciting new environment. Now the real fun...

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New Ebola Drugs Signal End for Deadly Virus

A major milestone in drug discovery and development was achieved in the summer of 2019. Two drug candidates developed to combat the Ebola epidemic in Africa – REGN-EB3 and mAb114 – produced remarkable results in clinical trials, effectively neutralizing the...