Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry

QCRG 2020 Retreat

The 2020 Inaugural QBI Coronavirus Research Group (QCRG) Retreat will take place on Monday, September 21, 2020. Activities will begin at 1:00 p.m. and end with a BYOB (bring your own beverage) happy hour at 3:30 p.m.

Participants will:

HIV 2020: Where are we now? The intersection of HIV research and community service

QBI TV presents a live discussion on the future of the HIV/AIDS epidemic. Join our conversation with HIV researchers and activists on the barriers that exist between scientists and advocates in the HIV community, as well as the goals that still need to be met to address the disconnect between...

Class of ’23 joins ranks of pharmacy at White Coat Ceremony

With the COVID-19 pandemic precluding in-person events, the ceremony took place remotely.

QBI/SBI Symposium on Molecular Networks of Cancer and Other Diseases

This inaugural event is organized by Drs. Walter Kolch of the University College Dublin (UCD) and Nevan Krogan of the Quantitative Biosciences Institute at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF).

Clustering of functional protein loop conformations: applications to kinases, antibodies, and Ras: a QBI online seminar with Roland Dunbrack

The QBI Online Seminar Series presents Roland Dunbrack, researcher at the Institute for Cancer Research at the Fox Chase Cancer Center. Dr. Dunbrack obtained his PhD from Harvard University under the direction of Martin Karplus and Jack Strominger followed by postdoctoral work with Fred Cohen and...

Update from the Dean: Back to school

Dean Guglielmo provides updates on ongoing efforts with science, education, and patient care in the School.

Nanobody-based antiviral developed at UCSF effectively blocks SARS-CoV-2 in the lab

School scientists developed an antiviral that fights SARS-CoV-2 that can be given as a nasal spray.

QCRG and Subgroups Town Hall

The evolving COVID-19 situation is prompting quick responses from within our local research community and labs. In order to keep UCSF researchers informed of changes to the research activities as well as current research related to COVID-19, the Quantitative Biosciences Institute (QBI) at UCSF is...

How does Toxoplasma gondii initiate infection in a new host?: a QBI online seminar with Pascale Guiton

The QBI Online Seminar Series presents Pascale Guiton, assistant professor of biological sciences at the California State University East Bay. Pascale trained as a molecular microbiologist at Washington University in St. Louis and at Stanford University School of Medicine. Her research focuses on...

Science in the Time of Corona: Could COVID-19 change the role of conferences in science?

QBI presents Science in the Time of Corona, a live show where scientists discuss how COVID-19 has changed science. Join us for a discussion with two researchers in the QBI Coronavirus Research Group (QCRG) about the transition to online conferences that has been made necessary by COVID-19 and...