Center for Drug Discovery

What We Do

The CDD interrogates and validates compounds in assays and cellular systems and licenses them to pharmaceutical companies, which will create life-promoting drugs and therapeutics.

Helping Hands

Our continued success depends on you! Through your generous support, we can make historic advances while rendering debilitating and difficult diseases history.

CDD at the Cutting Edge

Martin M. Matzuk, director of the Center for Drug Discovery, is elected to the National Academy of Sciences. Congratulations!

Upcoming Events

See what events, symposia, lectures, and outreach activities are planned.

Center News

Researchers in the Center for Drug Discovery have been awarded a $2.8 million grant by the Welch Foundation to support work toward discovering next-generation drugs.