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UCT Researchers Identify a Potent Anti-Malarial Candidate
Thu, 04 Aug 2016 - 14:00

Researchers from UCT’s Drug Discovery and Development Centre, H3D, have identified a potent new anti-malarial development candidate with potential for both treatment and prevention of malaria.

Gordon Research Conference and EFMC-ISMC 2016
Fri, 17 Jun 2016 - 15:00

Peter Cheuka, a PhD student in the Chibale research group, attended the Gordon Research Conference in New London, NH as well as the 2016 EFMC International Symposium on Medicinal Chemistry in Manchester, UK.

ICPAC Conference 2016
Fri, 17 Jun 2016 - 14:00

MSc students, Jessica Akester and Chyanne Abbott, attended and presented posters at the ICPAC 2016 conference where Prof. Kelly Chibale was a keynote speaker.

ISSX Meeting
Tue, 31 May 2016 - 16:00

Dr Mathew Njoroge, a postdoctoral Fellow in the Chibale group attended the 11th ISSX Meeting

H3D 2016 Symposium
Fri, 27 May 2016 - 15:00

The third H3D Symposium of the University of Cape Town’s Drug Discovery and Development Centre (H3D) was held 15 - 18 November 2016 at the Goudini Spa, South Africa.  The theme of this Symposium was ‘Malaria, TB and Neglected Tropical Diseases: Progress in Drug Discovery and Development.’

Around 150 students, academics and delegates from the pharmaceutical industry, both in Africa and internationally, attended the Symposium, generously sponsored by International institutions.  

See the website for more information.

Access to Innovation for All: Is it Possible?
Thu, 26 May 2016 - 13:15

Panel discussion attended by Prof. Kelly Chibale at the World Health Assembly in Geneva (Switzerland) for a conversation with product developers on developing and scaling essential health technologies.

Conference: Drug Discovery for Parasitic Diseases
Thu, 03 Dec 2015 - 15:15

For many parasitic diseases, available therapies are unsatisfactory and increasingly threatened by drug resistance.