Grants & Fellowships: Fall 2017

Pharmaceutical Chemistry department members have received the following grants and fellowships between October and December 2017:

12/4/2017: The National Institutes of Health awarded Adam Renslo a grant for his project entitled "Biophysical Fragment Screening and Structure Determination for Class A, B, and D Carbapenemases." This project will be funded for 2 years.

11/21/2017: Brian Shoichet was awarded a grant award supplement for his collaborative research project with the FDA entitled “Chemoinformatic Tools to Predict the Effects of Excipients in Generic Drugs.” This supplement will be funded for one year by The UCSF-Stanford Center of Excellence in Regulatory Science and Innovation (CERSI).

10/31/2017: Michelle Arkin's project, entitled “Developing Orally Bioavailable Chemical Tools and Drug Leads Targeting the Lysine Acetyltransferase p300/CBP,” was funded by the Rainwater Charitable Foundation.



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