Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry

Update from the Dean: Ongoing excellence and new frontiers

Dean Kathy Giacomini covers the School’s latest accomplishments and outlines her plans for the School’s future

MHC class II as novel entry receptor of influenza A viruses, a QBI/Gladstone Online Seminar

The QBI & Gladstone Institute Infectious Disease and Human Health Seminar Series presents Silke Stertz, PhD, an Associate Professor in the Institute of Medical Virology at the University of Zurich, Switzerland. Silke Stertz studied biology in Freiburg, Germany, where she stayed on to obtain her...

Giacomini, Krogan, Shoichet, and Manglik recognized among most influential scientists

Four School of Pharmacy faculty members rank in the top 1 percent of researchers for their highly cited work

Genentech-UCSF School of Pharmacy Diversity Fellowship opens doors for PhD careers in industry

New program to sponsor two graduate students from underrepresented backgrounds annually

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

QBI and Rezo Therapeutics present 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...