Correction of the Sickle Cell Disease Mutation with CRISPR/Cas9 Description Sickle Cell Disease (SCD), one of the world’s most common genetic disorders, causes anemia and progressive multiorgan damage that typically shortens lifespan by decades; currently there is no broadly applicable curative therapy. A universal curative therapy for SCD would address a critical unmet medical need [....]
Many innovative ideas for novel therapeutics come out of academia. While these small companies are generally founded on scientifically sound principles, they often lack the experience, especially with regards to quality systems, needed to translate their ideas into viable product candidates. This lack of experience often results in delays, or even failures, in development. US [....]
- Affordable Continuing Education at the National Institutes of Health. - Discover the latest in advanced education at FAES ALL COURSES IN SPRING 2021 ARE FULLY ONLINE. 1. Session A - February 1 - March 19, 2021 2. Session B - March 22 - May 7, 2021 LAST DAY TO REGISTER JANUARY 29, 2021
the Biotech Connector series will highlight exciting research on liquid biopsies with two talks by local investigators: Chris Karlovich, Ph.D., associate director of the Molecular Characterization Laboratory at the Frederick National Laboratory for Cancer Research and Yves Konigshofer, Ph.D., director of technology development at LGC Clinical Diagnostics Division.
Trauma, Wound Care, and Emergency Medicine Technology - Impacts in Maryland Dive into Baltimore’s shock trauma and emergency medicine technology ecosystem in a two-part series. Learn about the technologies that are emerging and the challenges of commercializing them, areas of unmet need, and how local institutions are supporting technology development. Welcome and Introduction to Shock [....]
Key Customer Insights That Drive Startup Success (and some free tools to get them!) - This month, we'll hear from Joy Levin, Founder and President of Allium Research & Analytics, a marketing research and data consulting firm. Entrepreneurs often require answers to marketing-related questions to drive successful outcomes. While in some cases, there is some [....]
BECOME A PART OF THE NEXT GENERATION OF INNOVATORS. Tuesday, June 29 6 – 8 p.m. Engineering and Math Building, Second Floor Lobby Learn about our programs in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. Join us on our North East campus to tour our state-of-the-art Bioproduction and Engineering labs! Meet our faculty and discover the advanced [....]
Hear from inventors from the National Cancer Institute and the Frederick National Laboratory about technologies primed for commercialization and/or collaboration; great opportunity for biotech stakeholders and companies of all sizes, including start-ups. Panel sessions focused on technology commercialization. Lightning Pitch & Poster Session highlighting additional NIH technologies available for licensing and collaborative development presented by [....]
Join us to learn how to automate your biology using Thermo Fisher Scientific integrated solutions. Our high throughput systems help ensure that the time you invest in your research is efficient and is rewarded with the reliable results you’re counting on. Hear from our customers about their experiences and see it for yourself with a hands-on demo!