Meet & Learn - From Molecules to Medicine: Early Phase of Drug Discovery

21.11.2023 /

We are very pleased to invite you to the joint NUVISAN Meet & Learn event: From Molecules to Medicine: Early Phase of Drug Discovery. The event will take place on November 23rd from 2:30 p.m. in the new BerlinBioCube in Berlin-Buch. Nuvisan’s experts present new methods, case studies and learnings from the areas of screening, digital, medicinal chemistry, biophysics and pharmacology. You are welcome to forward this invitation to potentially interested colleagues in your company. 

When: Thursday, November 23rd, 14:30-17:00 (Food & Networking start at 17:00)
Where: BerlinBioCube, Campus Berlin-Buch, Robert-Rössle-Straße 10, 13125 Berlin (room E.32 in the building D95)

Early drug discovery represents a critical phase in the pharmaceutical industry, where the identification and development of novel therapeutic agents commence. Discovering tomorrow‘s medicine requires the interplay of many disciplines, from screening to medicinal chemistry, biophysics, in vitro and in vivo pharmacology, DMPK as well as toxicology.

In this event, our NUVISAN experts will share their experiences in early drug discovery research, highlighting the key principles, challenges, and innovative approaches that drive this vital phase of drug development.

14:30 – 15:00
Registration & Coffee

15:00 – 15:10
Welcome Reception & Introduction
Dr. Ulrike Scheib (Business Development Manager)

15:10 – 15:50
Redefining drug discovery: where high-tech meets digital
Dr. Jörg Fanghänel (Chief Operating Officer of NUVISAN ICB)
Dr. Dusan Petrovic (Head of Digital Life Sciences)

15:50 – 16:20
Brake the driver: a journey into KRAS inhibition via SOS1, fragment screening, and HTS
Dr. Benjamin Bader (Head of Screening)

16:20 – 17:00
Targeting the Hippo pathway in cancer: Phenotyping screening, target deconvolution, and lead optimization of novel small molecule inhibitors
Dr. Martin Lange (Head of Translational Research)

Networking & Food

Participation is free. If you have any questions, please get in contact with Ulrike Scheib.


BerlinBioCube, Campus Berlin-Buch, Robert-Rössle-Straße 10, 13125 Berlin

Please register here contact Dr. Ulrike Scheib at by November 19th, 2023
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