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Online ISSN: 1860-7187
“The biggest challenge facing the drug discovery community is ... to come up with sustainable business models that will ensure a future for innovative pharmaceutical research and deliver drugs.” This and more from Prof. Jürgen Bajorath can be found on page 2131.
“The three qualities that make a good medicinal chemist are ... creativity, persistent, and a keen eye for detail ...” This and more from Prof. Hai-Liang Zhu can be found on page 1955.
“What is the secret to publishing high-quality papers? Asking important scientific questions ...” This and more about I. H. Gilbert can be found on page 1769.
“The most groundbreaking discovery in medicine in the past 100 years has been the discovery of the causes and evolution of treatments for viral diseases, in particular hepatitis and HIV.” This and more about Prof. Richard Haynes can be found on page 1333.
“When I was eighteen I wanted to be a medical doctor and/or a rock star–luckily for myself and my imaginary patients and audiences, I decided otherwise.” This and more about Gisbert Schneider can be found on page 1150.
"If I could have dinner with three famous scientists from history, they would be Galileo Galilei, Leanardo da Vinci, and Luis Pasteur. And I would ask them what they think about science in the 21st century..." This and more about Antonello Mai can be found on page 961.
"If I could be anyone for a day, I would be Leonardo da Vinci. The biggest problem that medicinal chemists face is avoiding secondary effects ..." This and more about Ernest Giralt Lledó can be found on page 757.
“The three qualities that make a good medicinal chemist are imagination, astuteness and perseverance. The biggest problem that medicinal chemists face is drug resistance...” This and more about Concepción González-Bello can be found on page 591.
"I am waiting for the day when someone will discover an infallible method of predicting ligand–protein affinity computationally. My science 'heroes' are Richard Dawkins, Dorothy
What is the secret to publishing high-quality papers? Well-trained, highly motivated, trustworthy collaborators. The most significant scientific advance in drug discovery of the last 100 years has been … the development of molecular modeling techniques. This and more about Maurizio Botta can be found on page 227.