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Chemistry on the Road to Drug Design

Thank you to all speakers and participants!



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We're happy to announce a one-day symposium "Chemistry on the Road to Drug Design", to be held at Linnaeeus University in Kalmar, Sweden, on august 17th, 2017.

The symposium will be devoted to how a better understanding of molecular chemistry can aid in the design of new therapies and formulations. Participation is free but registration is mandatory.

Please register as soon as possible, no later than Wed. 9/8, or we cannot guarantee coffee and meals.

Confirmed speakers

  • Lucie Delemotte (Scilifelab)
  • Emma Ahlstrand (Linnaeus University)
  • Lennart Nilsson (Karolinska)
  • Julio Zukerman Schpector (Federal University of São Carlos)
  • Johanna Lanner (Karolinska)
  • Jens Carlsson (Uppsala Universitet)
  • Ignez Caracelli (Federal University of São Carlos)
  • Flavio Ballante (Uppsala Universitet)

A collection of abstracts can be found here.

To view the schedule, note that you have to select august 17th in the calendar on the left.
All presentations will be held in A137 in Kocken, Kalmar which is located in the harbour, Barlastgatan 11, near the Kalmar Tourist station.

+ Conference Dinner

Will be held 19:30 at:
Källaren Kronan
Ölandsgatan 7
392 31 KALMAR


There are still a few spots open for oral presentations. If you are interested in presenting, please use one of the following abstract templates and send your abstract to jonathan(dot)lindstrom@lnu(dot)se June 15th at the latest.
Word-template, LaTeX-template

Please direct all questions regarding the symposium to Ran Friedman ran(dot)friedman@lnu(dot)se.


➤ when

August 17th, 2017

➤ where

Linnaeus University
Kalmar, Sweden

➤ ScheDULE

Schedule on teamup

+ Accomodation

A limited number of rooms are available to participants of the conference at a special rate (from SEK 886/night) at First Hotel Witt.

Please book through email or phone +46(0)480 15250 and use the code "CRDD 2017". Note that it may be difficult to book rooms in Kalmar during the time of the conference. Prebooking is advisable.



Lucie Delemotte


Exploring the Complex Dynamics of an Ion Channel Voltage Sensor Domain via Computation

Julio Zukerman Schpector

Federal University of São Carlos

π Interactions and WIM

Ignez Caracelli

Federal University of São Carlos

Understanding the binding mode in Bovine Serum Albumin (BSA). A Molecular Docking study.

EMMA Ahlstrand

Linnaeus University

Force Field Based Calculations of Zn Interaction Energies in Proteins

Johanna Lanner

Karolinska Institutet

Examining the functional effects of nitrosative stress on contractile proteins in skeletal muscle

Flavio Ballante

Uppsala Universitet

Targeting Lysine Deacetylases (KDACs):
A multidiciplinary approach

Lennart Nilsson

Karolinska Institutet

The role of pseudoisocytidine tautomerisation in triplex-forming oligonucleotides

Jens Carlsson

Uppsala Universitet

Jigsaw puzzles at atomic resolution:
Structure-guided discovery and optimization of fragment ligands




Please use the form below to register. Participation is free but registration is mandatory.

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