Catch up with Matt Davis’ talk on “Neoantigen Targeted Cancer Immunotherapy in the Clinic” at Advance Genetic Sequencing Virtual Conference 2021

Catch up with Matt Davis’ talk on “Neoantigen Targeted Cancer Immunotherapy in the Clinic” at Advance Genetic Sequencing Virtual Conference 2021

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. Marketsandmarkets took this opportunity to talk…

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Ning Wang talks about “Single cell sequencing: a powerful approach to profile tumor microenvironment” at Advance Genetic Sequencing Virtual Conference 2021

Ning Wang talks about “Single cell sequencing: a powerful approach to profile tumor microenvironment” at Advance Genetic Sequencing Virtual Conference 2021

Ning is a bioinformatics scientist at Arcus Biosciences, where he is responsible for drug discovery, target identification, and indication prioritization in multiple immune-oncology drug programs. Notably, Ning pioneered the 3D organoids based drug response prediction technology, which largely facilitated cancer model selection. During his PhD, he studied with Professor Alexander Hoffmann at UCLA, where he built up computational framework to identify synergy between key immune response signaling pathways in macrophage. Ning holds a PhD in Bioinformatics from UCLA. Marketsandmarkets took this opportunity to pick his brains on the newfound developments…

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An Overview of Spatial Transcriptomics: Techniques and Applications With Cátia Moutinho of GWCCG

An Overview of Spatial Transcriptomics: Techniques and Applications With Cátia Moutinho of GWCCG

Dr. Cátia Moutinho is the Associate Director of Garvan-Weizmann Centre for Cellular Genomics, at the Garvan Institute Sydney-Australia. Also, she is the Group Leader of the Single Cell Technology Development Team. Her group focuses on single-cell genomics development. She is a biologist by training, with a PhD in Biomedicine and a master in Clinical Trials and Medical Affairs. She has an extensive experience in the wet-lab, with a strong background in single-cell technology, as well as cancer genetics and epigenetics. Cátia is also co-founder of the Single-Cell Ninjas Project, a…

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The technology and applications of single-cell analysis have advanced dramatically in the last five years- 2nd Annual MarketsandMarkets Single-Cell Analysis Virtual Conference

The technology and applications of single-cell analysis have advanced dramatically in the last five years- 2nd Annual MarketsandMarkets Single-Cell Analysis Virtual Conference

2nd Annual MarketsandMarkets Single-Cell Analysis Virtual Conference to be held on 9th – 10th November 2021 will host industry giants like San Diego Nanotechnology Infrastructure, CHDI Foundation, Brigham Young University, AbSci, Stowers Institute for Medical Research, University of Florence, Pfizer, l’Université et CHU de Montpellier and many more. The single-cell analysis market is projected to reach USD 5.6 billion by 2025 from USD 2.1 billion in 2019, at a CAGR of 17.8% during the forecast period. The growth in this market is driven by technological advancements in single-cell analysis products,…

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Multiple factors & challenges preventing cell and gene therapies to be widely used- 3rd Annual MarketsandMarkets Cell & Gene Therapy Manufacturing Virtual Conference

Multiple factors & challenges preventing cell and gene therapies to be widely used- 3rd Annual MarketsandMarkets Cell & Gene Therapy Manufacturing Virtual Conference

3rd Annual MarketsandMarkets Cell & Gene Therapy Manufacturing Virtual Conference to be held on 28th – 29th October 2021 will host industry giants like Advanced Cell & Gene Therapy LLC, Cell & Gene Therapy Consulting LLC, panCella, Sigilon Inc, Biotechnology Biopharmaceuticals and many more. The global cell & gene therapy manufacturing services market size is projected to reach USD 13.8 billion by 2026 from USD 7.7 billion in 2021, at a CAGR of 12.4% during the forecast period. Growth in this market is primarily driven by the high incidence of…

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“Tumor-targeted costimulatory trimerbodies for cancer immunotherapy.”- A brief discussion with Juan Perez Villar, CEO, LeadArtis.

“Tumor-targeted costimulatory trimerbodies for cancer immunotherapy.”-  A brief discussion with Juan Perez Villar, CEO, LeadArtis.

Doctor in Immunology from the Autonomous University of Madrid (Spain), extensive international career in the biopharmaceutical industry at Astellas Inc. and Bristol-Myers Squibb Co. (USA). Experienced R&D leader in immune-oncology (IO). Previously, participated in preclinical development of CD28 biologic modulators for inflammatory conditions, small molecule tyrosine kinase inhibitors and fully human antibodies for advanced solid tumors at Leadartis. He advanced the company from start to capitalize on the immuno-oncology (IO) market. Evaluated and repositioned the platform technology to create IO bispecific antibody dominance and created a proprietary next generation product…

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Héctor Pérez Montoyo, of Ability Pharma discusses his research on, “ABTL0812, a new immunotherapeutic anticancer agent at phase 2b clinical stage.”

Héctor Pérez Montoyo, of Ability Pharma discusses his research on, “ABTL0812, a new immunotherapeutic anticancer agent at phase 2b clinical stage.”

Héctor’s work has always focused on understanding the molecular pathophysiological mechanisms leading to autoimmunity and cancer development, investigating mechanism of action of newly developed molecules to treat such diseases. He started his career in 2006 when he moved to UT Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas (EEUU), to carry out this thesis in developing novel therapeutic antibodies in murine models of human autoimmune diseases. After obtaining his Ph.D., he combined two postdoctoral grants in Barcelona (Metastasis and Transformation group in Bellvitge Biomedical Research Center) and in Valencia (Autoimmune Pathology Lab in…

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Dr. William Williams of Briacell Therapeutics Corporation talks about Personalized, off-the-shelf cellular immunotherapy for cancer

Dr. William Williams of  Briacell Therapeutics Corporation talks about Personalized, off-the-shelf cellular immunotherapy for cancer

Dr. Williams is the President and CEO of BriaCell Corporation, where he has shepherded Bria-IMT™ into the clinic, established positive proof-of-concept, forged a collaboration with Incyte for novel combinations and coordinated the development of an off-the-shelf personalized approach to cancer immunotherapy. While at Incyte Corporation as Head of Exploratory Development, he brought numerous molecules into the clinic and established proof of concept in several disease areas. At GlaxoSmithKline he worked to bring several molecules into the clinic, ran a biomarker laboratory and spearheaded initiatives to utilize emerging technologies in drug…

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Discussing Top 10 Disruptions in BioPharma Manufacturing at the MarketsandMarkets BioPharma Manufacturing CRYSTAL BALL EVENT!

Discussing Top 10 Disruptions in BioPharma Manufacturing at the MarketsandMarkets BioPharma Manufacturing CRYSTAL BALL EVENT!

February 26th – MarketsandMarkets BioPharma Manufacturing CRYSTAL BALL EVENT on the March 11, 2021 will hostindustry giants Fresenius Kabi, Charles River Laboratories, GenScript ProBio, Pall Corporation and MilliporeSigma to present their thoughts on the Top 10 Disruptions Through BioPharma Manufacturing in the next 5 year! MarketsandMarkets BioPharma Manufacturing CRYSTAL BALL EVENT will gather 100+ professionals from industry giants such as Biocon Biologics, Ology Bioservices, Celonic AG, Gyroscope Therapeutics, GenIbet, Hemobras, H2i Group, MilliporeSigma, Orange Grove Bio, HORIBA, Porex Life Sciences Institute, Kaneka, Lonza, Cytiva, GEA North America, Batavia Biosciences, Nova…

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Discussing “Laboratory miniaturization hand in hand with Microfabrication and Nanotechnology – systems integration at the microscale “with Dr. Vania Silverio of INESC-MN, Portugal.

Discussing “Laboratory miniaturization hand in hand with Microfabrication and Nanotechnology – systems integration at the microscale “with Dr. Vania Silverio of INESC-MN, Portugal.

Dr. Vania Silverio is a Microfluidics architect with strong background in microengineering. She combines know-how in simulation, design and fabrication of micron-sized fluidic paths with the integration of sensing and actuation elements towards the miniaturization of laboratories. Dr. Silverio is the Leader of the Microfluidics group at INESC Microsystems and Nanotechnologies (INESC MN) providing modular microfluidic solutions. She is Invited Assistant Professor at the Physics Department of Instituto Superior Tecnico (IST), ULisboa where, among others, she is the responsible for the curricular course on Microfluidics, unique in Portugal. She supervises…

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