Chances are someone in your family is taking Lipitor. It is not
a big surprise because Lipitor is the world’s best-selling drug,
ever! Have you ever wondered how it was discovered? Dr.
Bruce D. Roth will tell the story of Lipitor. He
discovered and synthesized Lipitor himself in the 1980s while
working at Parke-Davis in Ann Arbor, Michigan. He is now Vice
President of Medicinal Chemistry at Genentech.
For more information, please contact, Jack Li (Chemistry) at