Cambridge Healthtech Institute ’s 2nd Annual

Gene Therapy CMC and Analytics

August 15-16, 2018


Gene therapy is an extremely promising technique for the treatment of incurable diseases such as cancer and genetic disorders such as hemophilia. However, the analysis, characterization and delivery of these unique products remain an issue.

Cambridge Healthtech Institute’s Gene Therapy CMC and Analytics meeting uncovers the practical challenges facing vector-based gene therapy analytics, assay development, quality control, vector development and delivery.

Cover will include, but is not limited to:

  • CMC and analytics
  • CMC requirements from Phase I-Phase III
  • Potency assay development and validation
  • Gene therapy analysis and characterization – MS, NMR, HPLC
  • Particle sizing
  • Plasmid production, aggregation and purity
  • Stability testing – ancillary materials, lipids, carbon source of producer
  • Comparability following process change
  • CMO sourcing and management
  • Formulation, stability and delivery
  • Gene editing/CRISPR techniques in gene therapy
  • Gene editing and delivery
  • Vector design, selection and development
  • Delivery strategies for gene therapies – viral and non-viral delivery systems
  • Determining whether the vector is full or empty
  • Molecular biology – RNA, DNA, synthetic, peptide
  • Nanoparticles

If you would like to submit a proposal to give a presentation at this meeting, please click here.

The deadline for priority consideration is Friday, February 9.

All proposals are subject to review by session chairmen and/or the Scientific Advisory Committee to ensure the overall quality of the conference program. Additionally, as per Cambridge Healthtech Institute  policy, a select number of vendors and consultants who provide products and services will be offered opportunities for podium presentation slots based on a variety of Corporate Sponsorships.

For more details on the conference, please contact:
Daniel Barry

Senior Conference Director

Cambridge Healthtech Institute

Phone: 781-247-6266
Email: dbarry@healthtech.com

For partnering and sponsorship information, please contact:
 

Companies A-K

Sherry Johnson

Senior Business Development Manager

Cambridge Healthtech Institute

Phone: 781-972-1359
Email: sjohnson@healthtech.com

Companies L-Z

Carolyn Benton

Business Development Manager

Cambridge Healthtech Institute

Phone: 781-972-5412
Email: cbenton@healthtech.com