MolTag

"Ion channels and transporters as molecular drug targets" (MolTag) is a PhD/doctoral program in pharmaceutical sciences established at the University of Vienna, the Medical University of Vienna, the Vienna University of Technology and the Institute of Science and Technology Austria at Klosterneuburg. The graduate program is financed by a research grant of the Austrian Science Fund (FWF) since 2011. MolTag offers a broad three-year PhD education in pharmaceutical sciences including specialized field courses such as molecular pharmacology, pharmacoinformatics, structure-function analysis of target molecules, biophysics, imaging and advanced synthetic chemistry. Applicants at MolTag have completed a diploma study in medicine or a high quality master program in natural sciences, such as pharmacy, biology, molecular biology or chemistry. MolTag provides comprehensive training in relevant research areas of pharmaceutical research, with focus on drug discovery and drug development. MolTag will provide PhD students with contacts to national and international research labs, including the pharmaceutical industry. We aim to create an atmosphere of collaborative and interdisciplinary research.

Latest News

29.03.2021
 

"A sign of recognition and encouragement" is the Sigrid Peyerimhoff price, that was awarded to Julia Westermayr, MolTag alumna of the González group,...

26.03.2021
 

Necessity is the mother of invention. This is especially true these days. The Moltag students used the possibilities of online team building...

15.03.2021
 

The Moltag Brochure with contributions by MolTag alumni, the MolTag faculty members and members of the MolTag Scientific Advisory Board is ready! Get...

Latest Announcements

04.03.2021
 

VIDEO FILE of the lecture "K2P channel gating caught in the act: asymmetric pinching and dilation of a potassium channel selectivity filter” IS...

22.02.2021
 

"Characterization of the hydrophobic gate of the human serotonin transporter" is the title of the project in the Institute for Physiology and...

20.01.2021
 

The lecture "Computational Methods for Active Compound Design and Risk Assessment" is hosted by MolTag Speaker Gerhard Ecker.