Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation

Mechanisms of Malignant Transformation of the Immune System and Precision Therapies for Lymphomas – Ari Melnick

1335 Health Sciences Learning Center 750 Highland Ave., Madison

Dr. Ari Melnick received his M.D. from the University of Buenos Aires School of Medicine, Argentina in 1990. He continued his medical and postdoctoral training at Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York. He became an assistant professor at Mount Sinai in 2001 and subsequently moved to Albert Einstein College of Medicine in 2002. After…

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WARF Therapeutics Symposium

Learning Studio 1435 1101 University Ave., Madison

Join WARF Therapeutics, the UW-Madison Department of Chemistry and the UW-Madison Synthesis and Catalysis Center for a symposium that will highlight innovative chemistry and its integration into pharmaceutical discovery and manufacturing. 2-2:45 p.m. Student Presentations Grace Lutovsky, Yoon Group Photoactive Cu(II) and Fe(III)Carboxylates Enable a VersatileP latform for C–N, C–O and C–C Bond Formation Edward…

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Novel Therapeutic Approaches to Target Movement Disorders: Discovery to Clinic – Craig Lindsley

2006 Rennebohm Hall 777 Highland Ave., Madison

This lecture will discuss the basic pharmacology of Parkinson’s disease and dystonia, target identification and validation with novel GPCR ligands. Specifically, Craig Lindsley will discuss the development of mGlu4 PAMs as a pharmacological mimetic of deep bran stimulation and the optimization of a clinical candidate that is now in Phase I MAD studies. He will…

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