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Nanomedicines: Advances in Materials, Manufacturing & Therapeutic Applications

09:00 - 16:00

Location:
Canada House Trafalgar Square London SW1Y 5BJ
Date:
29 November 2016
 
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This event is part of the Genesis Fringe and is free to attend.

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This Symposium will highlight recent advances in Nanomedicine R&D, from gene delivery and screening, to nanomedicine formulation and development for the clinic. There will be several great speakers from both academia and industry who will present on their novel research. 

This free event will bring current users of the NanoAssemblr technology together with those interested in learning more about using microfluidics to manufacture nanoparticles, for a day of platform presentations and hands-on demonstrations. Participants will have the opportunity to network with colleagues over coffee, lunch and a reception at the close of the day.

This event is aimed at anybody from academia or industry with an interest in nanomedicine development. 
 
Programme:

08.30 - Registration and Coffee

09.00 – Welcome from Canada House 
Mark Richardson, Senior Trade Commissioner, Canadian Trade Commission

09.05 - Welcome from Precision NanoSystems
James Taylor, PNI

09.15 - Title TBC
Michael Heuser, MH Hannover

09.35 - Title TBC
Yvonne Perrie, University of Strathclyde

09.55 - Title TBC
Heinrich Haas, BioNTech

10.15 - Conclusions
Richard Broadhead, PNI

10.30 - Coffee Break 
 
11.00 - Title TBC
Jaroslav Turanek, Veterinary Research Institute 

11.20 - Lipid Formulations: Microfluidics vs Traditional Methods
Dimtrios Lamprou, University of Strathclyde / University of Kent

11.40 - Title TBC
Samir Cherkaoui, Bracco

12.00 - Conclusions
Nadia Tagnaouti, PNI

12.10 - Lunch and Instrument Presentation 

13.15 - Facing the Challenge of Reproducible and Scalable Nanoparticle Production for RNA Delivery - in B-SMART a H2020 Consortium
Ray Schiffelers, UMC Utrecht/H2020 B-SMART

13.45 - Liver Cell Type Tropism of siRNA Lipid-Nanoparticles
Carla Prata, AxoLabs

14.05 - Title TBC
Steve Hart, UCL

14.25 - Conclusions
Ana Paula Fernandes, PNI

14.30 - Coffee Break 

15.05 - Targeted DNA Therapeutics - Challenges and Opportunities for Hepatic Diseases
Dominik Witzigmann, University of Basel

15.25 - Nanoparticles: Application of the Technology at Roche
Kristen Grazer, Riche

15.45
- Conclusions
James Taylor, PNI

16.00 - Networking and Drinks Reception

17.30 - End

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Title: Nanomedicines: Advances in Materials, Manufacturing & Therapeutic Applications
Start: 2016-11-29 09:00:00Z
End: 2016-11-29 16:00:00Z