Medicinal Chemistry Core

Therapeutic Approaches: Small Molecules

Therapeutic Areas of Expertise: Oncology

Center/Program Highlights: The mission of the Medicinal Chemistry Core at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute is to collaborate with Institute researchers to deliver high quality small molecule probes and lead therapeutics for cancer models being studied by the collaborating scientist. These collaborations typically initiate with the medicinal chemistry team assisting with prioritization and validation of HTS hits, and progress through lead optimization to yield compounds with excellent potency and drug-like properties. The Medicinal Chemistry Core is comprised of experienced medicinal and synthetic chemists with lab space located on Dana-Farbers Harbor Campus.

Sources of Funding: Federal/State, Philanthropy, Industry Partnerships, Disease Foundations, University, Revenue


Institutional Affiliation(s): Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

450 Brookline Avenue
Massachusetts, 02115
United States

Center/Program Start Date: 2010

Number of Employees: 7