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26 October 2020

The European Lead Factory launches online seminar series

09 October 2020

The European Lead Factory supports Mental Health Awareness Day

24 August 2020

Hit discovery in the European Lead Factory: output and experiences of assay development and high throughput screening

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Find out how you can boost your drug discovery programme and submit your screening proposal today


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15 May 2020

Discovery of a NAPE-PLD inhibitor that modulates emotional behavior in mice

14 January 2020

Identification of A Novel Class of Benzofuran Oxoacetic Acid-Derived Ligands that Selectively Activate Cellular EPAC1.

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All events have currently been put on hold, but make sure to watch this space for future announcements. In the meantime, we remain available for any questions you might have. Feel free to reach out to us at: programme@europeanleadfactory.eu.


Graeme Wilkinson, PhD

Consultant Pharmacologist The Research Network

Kamil Sitarz, PhD

Director of R&D Biology, Selvita