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Program - Wednesday 26 July

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Room Plenary Hall 2-3
8:30 8.30am: Plenary
Professor Ada E. Yonath
Helen and Milton A. Kimmelman Center for Biomolecular Structure, Israel
5 mins travel time
Room Room 213
  ACS journals session 3 Neglected Diseases
Chair: Nicholas Meanwell
9:35 Efforts in kinase inhibitor lead repurposing for neglected tropical diseases
Michael Pollastri
10:20 Peptide-Boronic acids as inhibitors and structural probes for flaviviral proteases
Christophe Nitsche
10:35 Nitroimidazopyrazin-ones/-es: Novel bicyclic nitroimidazoles with antiparasitic and antitubercular activity
Angie Jarrad
10:50 Morning tea (25 mins)
Room Room 213
  ACS journals session 4 Neglected Diseases
Session sponsored by ACS
Chair: Nicholas Meanwell
11:15 Glycopeptide derivatives with potent activity against multi-drug resistant pathogenic bacteria
Mark Blaskovich
11:45 Elaboration of a benzofuran fragment as novel antivirulence compounds
Belinda Abbott
12:15 From fluorescent sensors to a new class of antitubercular compounds
Malcolm Spain
  TGA session
Chair: Renate Griffith
12:30 Fume hood to pharmacy: Evaluation of medicine quality at the TGA
Jeremy Shonberg
13:00 Lunch (60 mins)
Room Room 213
  Med Chem in Australia
Chair: Belinda Abbott
14:00 Fragment screening using native state mass spectrometry
Sally-Ann Poulsen
14:30 Hybrid NLRP3 inflammasome inhibitors
James Hill
14:45 Synthesis and evaluation of novel PAMs of the M1 mAChR
Manuela Jorg
15:00 Fragment hit elaboration against targets such as human CA II
Jack Ryan
15:15 Towards Novel Families of Boron Neutron Capture Therapy Agents
Michela Simone
Room Melbourne Room
15:30 Joint Poster session
AIMECS, AHeDD and Medicinal Chemistry Chemical Biology
5 mins travel time
Room Room 213
17:00 AFMC General Assembly
(Invitation only)
19:30 Joint Dinner: AIMECS, AHeDD and MCCB Division
Wednesday 26 July 2017
7.30pm - 10.30pm
Munich Brauhaus
Tickets: AUD $55.00 per person (Inc GST)