2017.07.14 Amgen Asia R&D Center Dr. Wenge Zhong学术报告会
报告题目：Amgen Asia R&D Center: Building a Differentiated World-class Center of Excellence in GPCR Drug Discovery
报告人： Dr. Wenge Zhong (Amgen Asia R&D Center, Scientific Director, Head of Chemistry)
报告时间：2017年7月14日（周五）9:00 - 10:00
Dr. Zhong received his B. S. degree from Peking University in 1987, and his Ph. D. degree from the California Institute of Technology in 1998. He was a postdoctoral fellow at the Scripps Research Institute during 1998-2000.
Dr. Zhong has has assumed broad responsibilities in building the multidisciplinary discovery research team and is leading the effort on building a differentiated world-class center of excellence in GPCR structural biology and drug discovery with small molecules and biologics.
At Amgen, Dr. Zhong has led many medicinal chemistry programs that spanned the therapeutic areas of neurodegenerative diseases, neuropathic pain, psychosis, inflammation, and oncology. He has led teams or played a significant role in successfully discovering seven development candidates that are potential treatments for pain, schizophrenia, and Alzheimer’s disease.