5th World Congress of Latvian Scientists “Research Latvia”

Registered participants of the Congress “Research Latvia” are invited to visit the Latvian Institute of Organic Synthesis.

Visit LIOS and learn how new drugs are discovered!
27th June 2023

from 11:00 a.m. to 13:00 p.m.

Aizkraukles iela 21, Riga

registration by writing your name and surname to elina@osi.lv

the number of participants are limited. You will receive an email to confirm your visit

Latvian Institute of Organic Synthesis (LIOS) is the leading drug discovery and development centre in the Baltics. LIOS has more than 65 years of experience and it has delivered 18 original and more than 100 manufacturing technologies of generic medicines to the market. Already ten years in a row, LIOS has been recognized by international experts as the best research institute in Latvia. Facilitating careers of about 270 staff members LIOS is one of the best employers in its field in Latvia. The international environment and multiple partnerships make LIOS an attractive working place for foreign researchers as well.

Research in LIOS covers drug discovery and preclinical development – starting from computational modeling and medicinal chemistry to in vitro and in vivo pharmacology, bioanalytics, biophysical chemistry, structural biology, and process chemistry.

LIOS has a strong focus on collaboration with industry and is part of a wide academic network including 11 EU-funded research consortia and EU-OPENSCREEN ERIC.

During the LIOS tour, you will visit five different focusing on the synthesis of new molecules, kg-scale synthesis, the discovery of novel drug targets, screening of new compounds and stability testing of pharmaceutical products under the GMP requirements.