Tag Archives: Molecular structure

• Beer molecule discovery bolsters Seattle biotech upstart

Beer molecule discovery bolsters Seattle biotech upstart

Scientists have delved deeply into the molecular structure of a compound found in bitter beer, notching a discovery that could aid the Seattle startup KinDex Pharmaceuticals’ advance of new drugs for diabetes and other diseases. Using good old X-ray crystallography, University of Washington chemistry professor Werner Kaminsky found previously unknown variation in the structure of […]