10th Annual RNA Therapeutics Conference
 

SMi Presents the 10th Annual Conference…

RNA Therapeutics

Date: 20th – 21st February 2019

Location: Copthorne Tara Hotel, London UK

Website: http://www.therapeutics-rna.com/gel

 

About RNA Therapeutics

SMi Group announces the 10th Annual RNA Therapeutics Conference in London on February 20th - 21st 2019. Undoubtedly, the field of RNA therapeutics is currently undergoing a major expansion, and the potential for using RNA drugs for personalised medicines and immunotherapy, as well as to address genetic, infectious and chronic diseases will ensure the continued development of RNA therapeutics for years to come.

Fulfilling the potential of genetic discoveries requires the development of therapeutics that can specifically modulate the expression of disease-relevant genes. RNA-based drugs, including siRNAs and antisense nucleotides, are promising examples of a newer class of biologics. Researchers have tried to overcome the major challenges for utilising RNAs in a therapeutic context, including: intracellular delivery, stability and immunogenicity.

Join us in February 2019, for SMi’s 10thannual sell out conference, RNA Therapeutics. Bringing together industry experts from leading RNA companies, to discuss the challenges for clinical translation of RNA-based therapeutics, with an emphasis on recent advances in delivery technologies, and present an overview of the applications of RNA-based drugs for modulation of gene and protein expression, and genome editing.

How Will You Benefit?

Network and learn from key opinion leaders such as:

CHAIRS FOR 2019:

         Ekkehard Leberer, Senior Director, Alliance Management, Sanofi

         Shalini Andersson, Senior Director and Head of New Modalities, AstraZeneca

GUEST SPEAKERS:

         Carsten Rudolf, Chief Executive Officer, Ethris Gmbh

         Paul Agris, Founder and Director, The RNA Institute

KEYNOTE SPEAKERS:

         Marian Gindy, Executive Director, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Merck Research Labs, Merck & Co, inc.

         David Giljohan, CEO, Exicure

         Ingmar Hoerr, Founder & CEO, CureVac AG

         David Blakey, Chief Scientific Officer, MiNA Therapeutics

         Andr� Gerber, Professor of RNA Biology, University of Surrey

         Heinrich Haas, Vice President Drug Delivery, BioNTech RNA Pharmaceuticals

         Markus Mandler, Chief Scientific Officer, Accanis Biotech

         Troels Koch, Vice President & Head of Research, RNA Therapeutics, Roche

         Hans Kistemaker, Associate Director, ProQR

2019 FEATURED HIGHLIGHTS:

-          Discover the clinical progress of Spherical Nucleic Acids at Exicure

-          Understand Sanofi’s strategies to deliver therapeutic oligonucleotides across biobarriers

-          Learn from ProQR how to plan for oligonucleotide supply from personalized medicine to large scale markets

-          Explore the development of small activating RNA – from bench to bedside with MiNA Therapeutics

-          Gain insight into the discovery and development of self-amplifying mRNA vaccines at GSK

Check out the brochure online: http://www.therapeutics-rna.com/gel

Early-Bird Rates

         REGISTER BY 31ST  OCTOBER AND SAVE �400

         REGISTER BY 30TH NOVEMBER AND SAVE �200

         REGISTER BY 15TH  DECEMBER AND SAVE �100

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