2nd Annual MarketsandMarkets Liquid Biopsy Virtual Conference [Time Zone - Eastern Standard Time (EST)]

15th March 2022
CONFERENCE SPEAKERS
Speakers
Matt Davis
Matt Davis
Director, Molecular biology and Sequencing,
Gritstone Oncology, Inc.


Matt Davis PhD joined Gritstone Oncology (NASDAQ: GRTS) in 2015 and is currently the Director of Molecular Biology and Sequencing responsible for various neo-antigen discovery and translational genomics efforts.  Prior to Gritstone, Dr. Davis conducted post-doctoral research at Warp Drive Bio in the discovery biology group.  He holds a PhD in Genetics from Yale with thesis research under the supervision of Dr. Joseph Schlessinger and previous to his graduate work he conducted cancer genomics research at Dana Farber Cancer Institute and the Broad Institute.  


Dr. Harsha Doddihal
Dr. Harsha Doddihal
Clinical researcher, Oncologist,
Fortis Hospital



Dana E. Connors
Dana E. Connors
Senior Scientific Project Manager,
Cancer Foundation for the National Institutes of Health



Emmanouil Karteris
Emmanouil Karteris
Head of CBCEL,
Brunel University London, UK


Dr Emmanouil Karteris is a Senior Lecturer at Brunel University London and Head of Cancer Biomarkers and Cellular Endocrinology Lab (www.cbcel.org). He gained his BSc degree in Medical Biochemistry (University of Surrey, 1995), MSc in Medical Genetics with Immunology (Brunel University 1996) and his PhD (Warwick University, 2000). Dr Karteris has published 72 research manuscripts (h-index: 26; i10-index:50) and has presented over 100 abstracts in leading international conferences. He also has expertise Intellectual Property (IP) law and in setting up clinical studies. His lab focuses in the characterisation and enumeration of circulating tumour cells using bioimaging techniques, as well as bioinformatic analyses using RNA-seq and measurements of circulating free DNA (cfDNA) and circulating tumour DNA (ctDNA) from liquid biopsies from a wide repertoire of tumours. His lab also investigates the role of endocrine disruptors in health and disease.


Youhe Gao
Youhe Gao
Professor Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology,
Beijing Normal University



John Yahya Elshimali
John Yahya Elshimali
Associate Professor of Pathology,
Charles Drew University and UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine



Azeet Narayan
Azeet Narayan
Principal Scientist,
Sema4 Holdings Corps, USA