5th Annual RNA-Targeted Drug Discovery Summit

December 14, 2022 - December 15, 2022
Boston, MA.
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WuXi AppTec is pleased to be sponsoring the 5th Annual RNA Targeted Drug Discovery Summit, Dec 13-15, 2022 in Boston, MA.

On Thursday, Dec 15 at 10:30 am ET, join Dr. Zhifeng Yu , Director-Functional Assay and Screening, WuXi AppTec  as he presents "Discovery of RNA Targeting Small Molecules Using Novel Screening Technology”

Also please visit the WuXi AppTec booth to learn more about our expertise in RNA Science, Structural Biology, Biophysics, Screening, and Medicinal Chemistry.


Speaker: Zhifeng Yu, Director, Functional Assay and Screening, WuXi AppTec

Title: Discovery of RNA targeting small molecule using DNA-encoded library technology

Discussion topics:

  • SHAPE-MaP is a powerful method for fast RNA structure and binding site verification;
  • Multiple screening technologies including DEL and FBDD are feasible to screen RNA target
  • Various orthogonal assays can be used to measure RNA small molecule interaction


Declan Ryan, Vice President, Discovery Services, WuXi AppTec

Yu Chen, Executive Director, Business Development, WuXi AppTec

Zhifeng Yu, Director, Functional Assay and Screening, WuXi AppTec


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