2018 Packard Fellow Ian Seiple

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Ian Seiple
Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry, University of California, San Francisco
Discipline: Chemistry

Despite significant advances in drug discovery over the past century, many disease-associated biomolecules remain challenging to target with “drug-like” small molecules. The Seiple group develops methods for the design, synthesis, and optimization of molecules that are larger and more structurally complex than traditional therapeutics.