Medicinal Chemistry Symposium: Rare and Neglected Diseases

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Waltham, MA 02451

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December 2019 Monthly Meeting of NESACS

Symposium: Rare and Neglected Diseases

This meeting will be hosted by Sanofi in Waltham, MA.

Registration is required and ends at 11:30 PM on December 5, 2019.

Thursday – December 12th, 2019

Sanofi- 153 Second Avenue, Waltham Massachusetts 02451

Northeastern Conference Room

3:00 pm Refreshments

3:15 pm Welcome: Raj Rajur, Medicinal Chemistry Program Chair

CreaGen Inc., Woburn, MA

3:20 pm Introductory Remarks - Paul Greenspan, Takeda, Cambridge, MA

3:30 pm – 4:15 pm Maolin Yu, Ph.D., Goldfinch Bio, Cambridge, MA

Title: Discovery of a potent and selective small molecule TRPC5 inhibitor, efficacious in focal segmental glomerulosclerosis model

4:15 pm – 5:00 pm Brendan Crowley, Ph.D., Merck Research Laboratories, West Point, PA

Title: "Safer Oxazolidinone-class Antibiotics for the Treatment of Tuberculosis"

5:00 pm – 5:45 pm Susan Ashwell, Ph.D., Ra Pharmaceuticals, Cambridge, MA

Title: Macrocyclic Peptide Inhibitors of Complement C5 for the Treatment of Systemic and CNS Immune Disorders

6:00 pm – 6:45 pm Social Hour

6:45 pm – 7:45 pm Dinner

7:45 pm – 8:30 pm Keynote Presentation

Sungtaek Lim, Ph.D., Sanofi, Waltham, MA

Title: Metachromatic Leukodystrophy: Targeting the CNS with Small Molecules"

THE PUBLIC IS INVITED - RESERVATIONS ARE REQUIRED

Registration is required and an ID will be required to enter the Sanofi facility. Parking is available on-site.

Directions: Please use 153 Second Avenue, Waltham, MA 02451 as the destination on your mapping program. From North or South 95/Rt 128 South. Take Exit 27B/Winter Street. Follow signs for Second Avenue (stay in right lane) Take a right after the Embassy Suites Hotel onto Second Avenue. Go past Costco on the right and at Bioverativ take a right. Proceed between the Bioverativ garage and Bioverativ offices (There is a sign directing you to Sanofi) Proceed about 100 feet. Sanofi will be on the right. Please enter through the main entrance (near stairs) and present yourself.

Registration or other questions? Please contact: Dr. Raj Rajur, rrajur@creagenbio.com

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What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?

Parking is available on-site.

Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?

With any questions whatsoever, please contact Dr. Raj Rajur, rrajur@creagenbio.com

Is my registration/ticket transferrable?

Yes, please contact Andrew Scholte, ascholte@gmail.com, before December 5, 2019.

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