Biomedical Sciences Seminar Series Presents: Dr. Mark Gurney -- Drug Discovery 101
Date and TimeFriday, February 24, 2012
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
- Padnos Hall of Science 308
Dr. Gurney has led the development of multiple drugs from discovery through human clinical trials. The topic of his seminar, "Drug Discovery 101" builds on his wealth of experience in the biotech industry. His current company, Tetra Discovery Partners, which is located in the GVSU Cook-Devos biotechnology incubator, is using structure-guided drug design to develop allosteric inhibitors of phosphodiesterase 4 (PDE4) to improve learning and memory in the elderly.