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Archive for August, 2008


Posted by kinasepro on August 23, 2008

GSK’s AKT Alkynes?

Yah, you heard it here first. So Technically these are at least 3 years behind the times…




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Ceph ‘n’ PCOP got C-Met

Posted by kinasepro on August 21, 2008

The 15M Pharmacopeia and Cephalon deal from a couple years ago was likely for compounds like these c-Met / Alk inhibitors:




yeh, its 1300 pages and I know they’re old, but I got some catching up to do…

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At least its free…

Posted by kinasepro on August 20, 2008

The new ‘Perspective‘: Some useful information bracketed by useless commentary.

Affinity is not even a check-box on the road to an approved drug.  What’s stopping 99.9% of real compounds coming from real programs isn’t potency.  This makes a discussion of how many hydrogen bonds to the hinge are in approved drugs totally irrelevant.

Fact Check:

>> Ruboxistaurin is not an approved drug.

>> Fasudil is only approved in Japan.

>> And you forgot Tasigna


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