Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry

Interplay between LRRK2 kinase and Rab GTPases in Parkinson’s disease, a QBI Seminar with Dario Alessi

The QBI Seminar Series is presenting Dario Alessi, Director and Principal Investigator for the MRC Protein Phosphorylation and Ubiquitylation Unit at University of Dundee. Dario is a biochemist whose research focuses on unravelling the roles of poorly characterised components which regulate protein...

Structural studies towards the development of an oral protease inhibitor to treat SARS-CoV-2 infection, a QBI & Gladstone Online Seminar with Joanne Lemieux

The QBI & Gladstone Institute Infectious Disease and Human Health Seminar Series presents Joanne Lemieux, Professor in the Department of Biochemistry and member of the Li Ka Shing Institute of Virology at the University of Alberta.

Lounge Ligands

Lounge Ligands is a new art installation by QBI artist-in-residence John Walter, hosted by Professor Brian Shoichet. 

UCSF Quantitative Biosciences Institute and Institut Pasteur form center to fight infectious disease

QBI Director Krogan receives the Legion of Honor, France’s highest award

A new era for science and practice at UCSF

Giacomini gathers a leadership team in pursuit of a new vision for the School of Pharmacy.

Team science in modern cancer immunology: embracing complexity thru collaboration, a QBI/SBI online seminar with Kimberly Luddy

The QBI/SBI Seminar Series presents Kimberly Luddy, Senior Research Project Specialist in the Cancer Biology and Evolution Program at H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute. Kimberly Luddy is an experimental and theoretical immunologist working at the interface of evolutionary biology...

Virtual drug screening leads to new compounds to treat pain and depression

Shoichet’s “docking” approach continues to produce better drugs with fewer side effects.

A Virus Walks Into a Bar: a Film by John Walter

Join us for a live screening of the film A Virus Walks Into A Bar by John Walter, QBI’s artist in residence. A Virus Walks Into A Bar is Walter’s most ambitious film to date. It narrates the life cycle of an HIV as if it were set somewhere between Coronation Street and Twin Peaks.

Controlling the message: herpesviral manipulation of mammalian gene expression pathways, a QBI/Gladstone Online Seminar with Britt Glaunsinger

The QBI & Gladstone Institute Infectious Disease and Human Health Seminar Series presents Britt Glaunsinger, Professor and Investigator of the Howard Hughes Medical Institute, as well as a Fellow of the American Society for Microbiology.

Unlocking the secrets of Graves’ disease

Manglik, Cheng, and colleagues break decades-long impasse in understanding a common autoimmune disorder.