EFMC-YMCS 2022

9th EFMC Young Medicinal Chemists' Symposium

 Nice, France    September 8-9, 2022

EFMC-YMCS Presentation Prize

Ms Floriane ESHAK (University Paris Cité, France) received the EFMC-YMCS Presentation Prize for her presentation on the "Epitope Identification, a Case Study: Nanobodies Binding to MGLU5 Receptor".

The prize was awarded by Rui Moreira - EFMC President on behalf of the EFMC. 

The Prize consists of:

  • an oral communication slot and free registration for the EFMC-ASMC'25 Meeting in Zagreb, Croatia
  • travel grant of up to 500€ to attend the conference.

EFMC-YMCS Poster Prizes

The three EFMC-YMCS Best Poster Prizes, sponsored by Chemistry Europe have been offered to:

  • Poster 031: Giulia ASSONI (University of Trento, Italy)
  • Poster 062: Beatrice CHIEW (University of Newcastle, Australia)
  • Poster 095: Louna MOSSINO DIAZ (Université Paris Cité, France)

The prizes constists of: 

Interested awardees will also be offered slots for one-on-one manuscript consultation with an editor of CMC/CBC.

The prize ceremony was hosted by David Peralta (ChemMedChem, Germany) 

EFMC-YMCS Public's Choice Prize

Dr Margarida ESPADINHA (University of Antwerp, Belgium) was awarded the EFMC-YMCS Public's Choice Prize for her presentation on "Design, Synthesis and Biological Evaluation of Novel P53 Activators by Targeting P53 Protein-Protein Interactions".

The prize, based on the votes of EFMC-YMCS participants, was awarded by Léa Bouché on behalf of the prize sponsor F. Hoffmann-La Roche.

The Prize consists of a diploma and an iPad.