april, 2020

08apr3:00 pm3:45 pmWebinar - Advancing Gene Therapy

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Event Details

Due to public health concerns related to COVID-19, Larger Than Life Science is going virtual. Join LaunchBio from anywhere in the world to experience our programming for life science entrepreneurs. Our webinars will be live-streaming free on Zoom and made available on our website following the program.

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Advancing Gene Therapy

Tools for Developing Your Candidate Therapy

New gene editing technologies have energized the science of drug discovery and sparked a wave of startups. With the advent of CRISPR/Cas9 systems, a researcher can find an active nuclease on virtually any region of the genome, greatly reducing the time needed to develop novel therapies to treat a wide range of diseases.

But increased choice can lead to problems in building a cell line model yielding the best results. In the first presentation, we’ll address common real-world challenges in cell line engineering and explore methods to avoid the pitfalls.

Speakers:

Naomi Baer, Business Development, Emerging Biotechnology, MilliporeSigma

C.J. Boehler, PhD, Research Technology Specialist- Innovative Life Sciences, MilliporeSigma

Ratish Krishnan, Associate Director, Vaccines & Gene Therapy, MilliporeSigma

Time

(Wednesday) 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

Organizer

LaunchBiojoan@launchbio.org

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