Company: Allinky Biopharma
Job title: Chief Scientific Officer
Juan Jesus Perez received a B.Sc. and M. Sc. in Chemistry from the University of Barcelona, Spain in 1977 and Ph. D. from the same Institution in 1982 by a thesis on computational chemistry. He carried out postdoctoral stays in the University of Manchester, UK and Max-Plack Institut fur Physik in Garching bei Muchen, Germany during 1983. He later served as visiting Scientist at the IBM Laboratories in Kingston, New York, between 1987 and 1988 and as Senior Researcher in Molecular Research Institute of Palo Alto, California, between 1991 and 1994. Full Professor of Physical Chemistry at the Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya (UPC) since 1999 and CSO at Allinky since 2009. In regard to research activities he is author of more than 180 articles in specialized journals. His research interests focus on design in molecular engineering. Coauthor of four patents and cofounder of Allinky Biopharma, a start-up devoted to the design of allosteric modulators.
Design of Small Molecule Allosteric Inhibitors of KRAS 3:00 pm
• We will present the in vitro and in vivo results of a series of orally available small molecules that were designed following an in silico approach • These novel therapeutics bind onto an allosteric site of KRASRead more
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