Aula Magna, Polo Didattico di Rimini, Via Angherà 22, Rimini, Italy
 
13th SCPA, ADVANCED ANALYTICAL METHODOLOGIES IN DRUG DISCOVERY

FINAL PROGRAM                    

September 21, 2008
14.00-19.00 Registration
15.00-18.15 Ph.D thesis dissertations
18.15-18.45 Opening ceremony
18.45-19.30 Opening lecture: "MOLECULAR DEVICES AND MACHINES" V. BALZANI (University of Bologna, Italy)

19.30-20.30 Welcome reception

September 22, 2008
PHARMACEUTICAL PROFILING ASSAYS IN DRUG DISCOVERY: NEW ANALYTICAL APPROACHES

9.00-9.30 Opening of the 13th SCPA (V. ANDRISANO)

Chairman: S. Pinzauti (University of Firenze, Italy)

9.30-11.00 ‘NEW HTS ASSAYS TO STUDY LIPOPHYLICITY, pKa AND PERMEABILITY OF DRUG-LIKE COMPOUNDS.’ S. MARTEL and J-L VEUTHEY (Université de Genève, Switzerland)

11.00-11.15 Coffee break

11.15-12.15 "SOLUBILITY ASSESSMENT IN DRUG DISCOVERY" S. BEATO (GSK, Verona, Italy)

12.15-13.30 Lunch

Chairman: G. Massolini (University of Pavia, Italy)

13.30-14.15 "STRATEGIES AND METHODS FOR ASSESSING BLOOD-BRAIN-BARRIER PENETRATION IN THE DRUG DISCOVERY PROCESS" G. WESTERBERG (SienaBiotech, Siena, Italy)

14.30-15.30 "DYNAMIC LIGHT SCATTERING AGGREGATION STUDIES" D. FRISCIONE (Alphatech, Genova, Italy).

15.30-15.45 Coffee break

15.45-17.15 "TUTORIALS IN THE INFORMATIC ROOM FOR PHYSICO-CHEMICAL PARAMETERS DETERMINATION". S. MARTEL (Université de Genève, Switzerland)

17.15-18.15 "TUTORIALS IN THE INFORMATIC ROOM FOR LIGHT SCATTERING APPLICATIONS". D. FRISCIONE (Alphatech, Genova, Italy).

September 23, 2008
HIT IDENTIFICATION: ADVANCES IN ANALYTICAL METHODS

Chairman: C. Bertucci (University of Bologna, Italy)

9.00-9.30 “BIOANALYSIS IN DRUG DISCOVERY: AN INTRODUCTION” G. ALDINI (Istituto di Chimica Farmaceutica e Tossicologica "Pietro Pratesi", University of Milan, Italy)

9.30-10.30 “BIOPHYSICAL TOOLS FOR STUDYING BIOMOLECULAR INTERACTIONS - FRAGMENT-BASED APPROACHES IN DRUG DISCOVERY” A. PADOVA (SienaBiotech, Siena, Italy).

10.30-10.45 Coffee break

10.45-12.45 “CIRCULAR DICHROISM: DRUG DISCOVERY AND DRUG DESIGN” A. F. DRAKE (Department of Pharmacy, King's College, London).

12.45-14.00 Lunch

Chairman: J.-L. Veuthey (Université de Genève, Switzerland)

14.00-15.00 “HIT SELECTION BY CAPILLARY ELECTROPHORESIS” E. DE LORENZI (Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry, University of Pavia, Italy).

15.00–16.00 "OPTICAL BIOSENSORS AS TOOLS FOR DRUG DISCOVERY” H. DANIELSON (Department of Biochemistry, Uppsala University, Sweden).

16.00-16.15 Coffee break

16:15-17:30 "TUTORIALS IN THE INFORMATIC ROOM ON APPLICATION AND ANALYSIS BY BIOSENSORS". H. DANIELSON (Department of Biochemistry, Uppsala University, Sweden)

17.30 Closure of the 13th SCPA

20.00 Social dinner

 

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CFU (Credits) FOR PhD STUDENTS
By attending the 13th SCPA Italian PhD students will be able to acquire 3 CFU (credits).

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13th SCPA, Aula Magna, Polo Scientifico e didattico di Rimini
Alma Mater Studiorum Università di Bologna, Via Angherà 22, Rimini, Italy