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PIL on Tuesday 16th May

When:Tu 16-05-2017 12:00 - 13:00
Where:3214.0081
The ninth PIL (Pharmacy Interdepartmental Lecture) of year 2016/2017 will be held on Tuesday, May 16th at 12 midday in 3214-0081 with a lunch afterwards in the catering area  opposite the Keuningzaal.
The PIL will be given by Julien Beyrath from the company Khondrion in Nijmegen. The title of his presentation is:

Mitochondrial diseases are a group of clinically, biochemically and genetically heterogeneous disorders affecting cellular energy metabolism and leading to multi-systemic progressive, often early fatal, disorders, with an unmet medical need. In this lecture I will present the current landscape of drug development for mitochondrial disease and then discuss in more detail the path of our own lead molecule KH176 currently evaluated in a Phase 2 clinical trial.

Mitochondrial disease: small molecule drug development

The dates and locations of the PIL meetings in 2017 are as follows:
Tuesday, May 16th: 3214-0081 - Dr. Julien Beyrath (not May 9th as previously indicated)
Tuesday, June 20th: Pharmacy Day
You are all more than welcome to attend the PIL meetings. The PIL committee hopes that you will come in great numbers.
Best regards, also on behalf of the PIL committee: Wim Quax, Matthew Groves, Amalia Dolga, Klaus Mathwig, Peter Horvatovich & Anna Salvati.