European Lead Factory Update
The latest newsletter from the European Lead Factory has just been published and highlights a number of notable achievements.
As a result of the screening campaigns >3000 qualified hits have been awarded to private and public target owners. 72 public target programmes have been accepted, 48 high throughput screens finished and 41 hit lists with associated data reports handed over to the target owners. >150 bespoke assays have been developed in order to extract the most interesting hits for public programmes.
There are now 450,000 compounds in the compound library of which 120,000 are novel compound specifically synthesised for the ELF.
You can read more details here https://www.europeanleadfactory.eu/results/
The European Lead Factory is a collaborative public-private partnership aiming to deliver innovative drug discovery starting points. Having established the first European Compound Library and the first European Screening Centre, the EU Lead Factory aims to give free access to up to 500,000 novel compounds, a unique industry-standard uHTS platform, and much more.
We are now starting to see publications describing these endeavours..