Medicinal chemistry laboratory, Sherbrooke Pharmacology Institute

Université de Sherbrooke, Sherbrooke, Québec
What the facility does

Medicinal chemistry, drug discovery, peptide chemistry, macrocycles

Area(s) of Expertise

The lab designs and optimizes small molecules as tools to understand (validate) the potential of new biological targets, as well as to discover new drugs. The lab has many interdisciplinary collaborations and also with the industry.

Research Services

Medicinal chemistry, structure-activity relationships, leads identification, leads optimization, targets validation, drug discovery, macrocycles

Sectors of Application
  • Chemical industries
  • Life sciences, pharmaceuticals and medical equipment

Name of specialized lab

Name of equipment

Description of function

Medicinal chemistry laboratory

Preparative HPLC coupled to a mass spectrometer (MS-prep)
UPLC-MS
Peptide synthesizer
400 MHz NMR
UPLC-MS/MS

Parallel synthesis platform

High-throughput purification of active compounds
High-throughput compound analysis
Peptide synthesis
Small molecule analysis
Small molecule and metabolite quantification
Molecule library synthesis

  • Neomed
  • Immune Biosolutions
  • Elanco Animal Health
  • Bayer Healthcare