RICT 2019

Interfacing Chemical Biology and Drug Discovery

55th International Conference on Medicinal Chemistry

 Nantes, France    July 3-5, 2019

abcr. Gute Chemie. Our service makes the difference. abcr is your complete service provider for the sale, production, research and development of organic, inorganic and organometallic special chemicals - choose and order from 300,000 products in our online catalogue & web shop. Need a synthetic product? No problem. Our R&D team will synthesize on your behalf - competent and one of a kind. Gute Chemie – created in Germany & Europe. www.abcr.de

AnalytiCon Discovery offers the complete range of early drug discovery services, ranging from library design and synthesis to computational and medicinal chemistry for H2L and lead optimization. AnalytiCon’s offers pure NPs as well as synthetic compound libraries based on NP motifs generating high quality starting points for subsequent drug discovery programs.

ATLANCHIM PHARMA is a French CRO which offers custom synthesis of complex molecules from few milligrams to several gram scale. We can work on custom synthesis, Stable Isotope Labeling, impurities and purification. The scientific team of ATLANCHIM PHARMA offers you all its experience and professionalism to move your projects forward.

Bellen is CRO, CDMO & CMO company dedicated to heterocyclic chemistry, from grams to tons, to accompany customers’ projects at any stages of their R&D workflow, and for their first steps of manufacturing.

Bellen provides custom synthesis, route scouting and process development to perform scale-up in our kilo-lab and pilots.

BioSolveIT visualizes drug discovery. SeeSAR and infiniSee help every chemist to advance their research through perceptive visualization. In service projects, we address questions that customers are interested in right now. We aspire to develop software indispensable to drug discovery and, more importantly, that is a pleasure to use every day.

Biotage is a global leader in life science technology. With a broad scope of tools for synthesis, work-up, purification, evaporation and analysis, the company provides solutions, knowledge and expertise in the areas of analytical chemistry, medicinal chemistry, and process-development. Our focus is on developing technology to speed experimental procedures.

For 80 years BUCHI is a leading solution provider in laboratory technology for R & D, quality control and production worldwide. We serve a wide range of industries such as pharmaceuticals, chemicals, food & beverage, feed, environmental analysis and academia.

Discovery from Charles River is the CRO of choice with a proven track record of successful drug development. Offering scientific excellence and integrated services that take clients from hit ID to IND, our client-focused collaborative team works with clients to find and follow the optimum path to market.

Operating from state-of-the-art research facilities in Loughborough and BioCity, Nottingham, UK, we are a leading CRO providing medicinal and synthetic chemistry services for Drug Discovery and pre-clinical Development. We collaborate with virtual start-ups, Biotechs and Pharma companies, delivering proactive, innovative, flexible and value-adding project support.

The chemistry-driven company active in design and synthesis of novel building blocks and compound libraries. Enamine offers the world’s largest collection of building blocks (574,000) and screening compounds (2,500,000) including 69,500 fragments. Comprehensive services in lead discovery and optimization are available including integrated biomolecular and ADME/Tox screening, all on-site.

Eurofins Discovery supports drug discovery through the combined expertise of Cerep, DiscoverX, Panlabs, Villapharma, and Selcia Drug Discovery. We offer a broad portfolio including medicinal and synthetic chemistry, in vitro pharmacology products and services, cell-based phenotypic assays, ADME-Tox, in vivo drug safety and efficacy, custom proteins, and assay development services.

A competitive chemical supplier of reagent and building blocks for research and development to the pharmaceutical companies, universities and those performing contract research. Home of the new search facility “Doug Discovery”. Come and ask for a demo alternatively check it out yourself at www.dougdiscovery.com.

Over the last 17 years GalChimia has become a reference in chemical synthesis. The company counts with a great team of experts that share the same passion for chemistry. Together with our client, we will design, evaluate and develop new routes of synthesis for their challenging compounds.

Hypha Discovery Ltd is a UK-based biotechnology company supporting pharmaceutical and agrochemical companies worldwide through the scalable synthesis and purification of metabolites and derivatives of drugs and pesticides. Hypha is also an expert in the discovery, isolation and structure elucidation of microbial natural products.

Iktos is a French start-up company which develops a disruptive artificial intelligence technology for ligand and structure-based de novo drug design. Our innovative algorithm is based on state-of-the-art deep learning models, called generative models, and enables to design new, druggable and synthesizable molecules under the constraint of a given blueprint, with unprecedented speed and performance.

INEON Free is a reagents and inventory management software, for chemistry and biology laboratories, used to increase the valorization of your chemical library. INEON Safety Pro is a software solution to avoid paper and to get all your Safety Data Sheet with a simple QR Code in just a click. INEON S2 has been created to help you in High Throughput Screening campaign.

A recognized public interest foundation since 1921, Institut Curie has worked to fulfil its three missions since its founding by Marie Curie, namely research, care and the preservation and transfer of knowledge.

We collaborate with a variety of partners from both industrial and academic backgrounds in a number of different ways.

Iris Biotech specializes in reagents for Drug Discovery, Drug Delivery, and Diagnostics. We have know-how and production capabilities to manufacture and supply products for following areas:
1. Starting Materials for Peptide Synthesis, Peptidomimetics and Medicinal Chemistry.
2. Technologies for Drug Delivery.Worldwide largest portofolio of PEGylation reagents, selection of certain Poly(amino acids). Different ADC linkers.
3. Reagents for Life Sciences and Diagnostics.

Through functional and/or integrated services ( Structural Biology, in-vitro and in-vivo Biology , Compchem, Chemistry, Medchem, DMPK and Toxicology, non GMP/GMP scale-up) the Jubilant Biosys team supports the innovators in progressing their compounds to the clinical stage in the following TAs: Oncology, Metabolic Disorders, CNS, Pain, Inflammation, Fibrosis and Respiratory

Life Chemicals Inc. is a fully integrated outsourcing platform for industrial, academic and non-academic customers, providing:
Diverse HTS library of over 500K stock compounds; Screening compound libraries; Fragments libraries; Focused and targeted libraries; Building blocks; Early drug discovery; Fine chemicals in multi-gram scale; Custom synthesis; Computational chemistry services; GLP primary drug-trial services.

Mercachem is a member of MercachemSyncom with 300 employees. We specialize in chemistry support for drug-discovery projects from hit finding to API production. Our strength lies in our problem-solving capabilities. With the cumulative brain power of 250 chemists, combined with our transparent culture and professional mind, MercachemSyncom is often regarded as one of the most reliable chemistry partners in the industry. Our services are Discovery Chemistry, Library Design and Synthesis, Medicinal Chemistry, Process Research, Scale-Up Synthesis, and GMP API Production.

We are dedicated to solving the toughest problems in Life Science. Our 300,000 products range from lab water systems to gene editing tools, antibodies, cell lines and end-to-end systems. We work closely with our customers from academia, biotech and pharma to help deliver better, faster and safer results.

Optibrium provides software for drug design, optimisation and data analysis. It’s lead product, StarDrop, is a comprehensive suite of integrated software with a highly visual and user-friendly interface. StarDrop enables a seamless flow from the latest data through to predictive modelling and decision-making regarding the next round of synthesis and research, improving the speed, efficiency, and productivity of discovery.

Pepscan is a premium service provider for Life Sciences. As the inventor of peptide-based epitope mapping, Pepscan has more than 25 years expertise in providing custom peptide and epitope mapping services. Pepscan’s proprietary CLIPS technology helps to rebuilt functional protein surfaces 3D structured peptides, recently also available in phage-display library format.



A full-service CRO & CDMO with a vision to propel the launch of 25 new medicines by 2025.  Sai works with innovator pharma and biotech companies across USA, EU & Japan, accelerating the discovery, development and manufacture of complex small molecules, and delivering value based on quality, price and responsiveness.

Schrödinger is the scientific leader in computational chemistry, providing software solutions and services for life science and materials science research, as well as enterprise-level software platforms. Schrödinger is committed to unparalleled product development and support. Founded in 1990, Schrödinger has operations within the US and in Europe, India, and Japan.

With 60 years of research and development of specialty measurement instrumentation, Waters LC-MS, chemistries, informatics, and thermal analysis innovations help pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical companies efficiently improve workflows. Our deep understanding of the pharmaceutical industry, combined with our advanced analytical technologies, help bring critical medicines to patients quickly, safely, and effectively.