Post Doc Fellowships
Romanian Society of Biochemistry
Romanian Journal of Biochemistry




Project closure meeting ERANET HCVCYSPROT


Identification of first in class chemical scaffolds against

Hepatitis C Virus NS2 cysteine protease



10:00 Meeting opening - Head of the Institute Dr. Stefana Petrescu

10:10 Dr.Norica Nichita Antiviral screening in Department of Viral Glycoproteins

10:20 Dr. Costin-Ioan Popescu Project overview

10:30 Dr. Liliana Pacureanu

In silico screening and hit optimization

10:50 Dr.Ursula Bilitewski

Assay transfer and primary screening for the Chemical Diversity Library

11:10 Dr. Costin-Ioan Popescu

Identification of first in class chemical scaffolds against Hepatitis C Virus NS2 cysteine protease

11:30 Coffee break

11:50 EU-OPENSCREEN round table Dr. Costin-Ioan Popescu and Dr. Liliana Pacureanu

12:00 Dr. Liliana Pacureanu RoChemBioNet and EU-OPENSCREEN networks

12:15 Dr. Costin-Ioan Popescu

Interinstitutional pipeline workflow for compound discovery and protein based products for the biotech market

12:25 Dr. Szilard Fejer -

Towards using electron densities calculated at the ab initio level of theory for lead optimization

12:40 Dr. Mihaela Matache-

Activity-Based Probes: chemical tools for enzyme functional investigation

12:55 Lunch

13:45 Dr. Stefan Szedlacsek

Traditional versus alternative approaches for antigen production

14:00 Dr. Adrian Onu -

Strengthen the capacity in translational research: vaccine development from concept to preclinical evaluation

14:15 Dr. Dan Otelea -

From genome to syndrome through applied biotechnology the NGS in infectious disease

14:30 Dr. Mihai Ciubotaru -

Design and screening of compounds with HIV-IN integrase inhibitory activity not interfering with V(D)J recombination. Future perspectives in developing tumor marker antibodies for preclinical diagnosis in animal leukemic models

14:45 Dr. Carmen Chifiriuc

University of Bucharest participation in the Joint Programme Initiative on Antimicrobial Resistance. Heads- up on Romanian Antimicrobial Resistance working group within RoChemBioNet

15:00 Round table

16:00 Meeting closure Dr. Costin-Ioan Popescu