North Jersey Section
American Chemical Society

May 2008 Meeting and Symposium – Pharmaceutical Success Stories

Thursday May 22, 2008
Palace at Somerset Park, 333 Davidson Ave, Somerset, NJ 08873

Invited Speakers

  • “Process Chemistry at GlaxoSmithKline, The Development of a Manufacturing Route to a Cathepsin K Inhibitor”
    William Clark & Robert W. Marquis (GlaxoSmithKline)
  • “Discovery and Development of SGLT-2 Inhibitors”
    Prashant Desphande & Wei Meng (Bristol Myers Squibb)
  • “Natural Products in Drug Discovery: The Development of Cancidas®”
    James Balkovec (Merck Research Laboratories)
  • “From R1479 to R1626: Discovery and Advancement of 4’-Substituted Nucleosides for the Treatment of Hepatitis C”
    David Smith (Roche)
  • “The Discovery of Varenicline, a Nicotinic Receptor Partial Agonist for Smoking Cessation”
    Jotham Coe (Pfizer)