Instituto de Quimica Medica - CSIC



Instituto de Quimica Medica - CSIC

The Instituto de Química Médica (IQM) is part of the CSIC and belongs to the area of Chemistry and Chemical Technology. It is housed within the building occupied by the Centro de Química Orgánica "Manuel Lora-Tamayo" (CENQUIOR) together with the institutes of Química Orgánica General, Fermentaciones Industriales and Ciencia y Tecnología de Polímeros in the "Campus de Serrano" Research in the IQM focuses on the design and synthesis of potential new drugs along the major lines determined by national and international science policy, and in particular, those within the EU. The institute deals with multidisciplinary basic research and its aims are to provide new drug leads and to contribute to the identification of novel therapeutic targets. Key issues are the training of postgraduate students and cooperation with pharmaceutical companies.


Theoretical Chemistry, Computational Chemistry.