Navigation Links
Leading researchers and experts gather to discuss latest advancements in drug discovery
Date:1/8/2008

WHO: Society for Biomolecular Sciences (SBS)

WHAT: Latest Findings and Research on Advancements in Drug Discovery and Biotechnology

WHEN: April 6-10, 2008

WHERE: SBS 14th Annual Conference at Americas Center, St. Louis, Missouri

BACKGROUND:

More than 2,500 researchers and professionals in the area of biomolecular science and drug discovery are expected to attend the 14th Annual Conference & Exhibition of the Society for Biomolecular Sciences to discuss advances in biotechnology, challenges and automation solutions in the field. Topics and speakers scheduled for the St. Louis meeting this year include:

  • Methods in phenotypic and mechanistic screening for primary cells and stem cells in drug discovery

  • Latest techniques in targeting the appropriate genes in the human genome sequence to identify novel mechanisms for human disease treatment

  • Development of small molecule anti-cancer agents

  • Label-free detection in high-throughput screening and lead validation

SPECIAL GUEST SPEAKERS:

  • Jonathan D. Gitlin, M.D., Helene B. Roberson Professor of Pediatrics and professor of genetics, Washington University School of Medicine; scientific director of the Childrens Discovery Institute, who will address: Child Health Research in the 21st Century: Obstacles and Opportunities

  • Janet Woodcock, M.D., deputy commissioner, U.S. Food & Drug Administration, who will address: The Promise of Molecular Medicine

  • Jeffrey I. Gordon, M.D., Dr. Robert J. Glaser Distinguished University Professor, Washington University School of Medicine, who will address: Dining in With a Few Trillion Friends: Exploring the Human Gut Microbiota and Microbiome

The meeting will also offer sessions on translational medicine, biomarkers and discovery, and the development of vaccines and monoclonal antibodies.


'/>"/>

Contact: Jennifer Bender
jbender@environics-usa.com
203-325-8772 x17
Society for Biomolecular Sciences
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1

Related biology news :

1. M2SYS Partners with SecuGen Corporation to Support Market Leading Hamster Plus Fingerprint Reader with Auto-On Technology
2. Leading experts cite poor health and nutrition as major barrier to education in developing world
3. Ossur -- leading orthopedic pioneer - expands network to Asia
4. Leading researchers to reveal comprehensive dos and donts for prostate cancer
5. BIO-key(R) PocketCop(R) Project Leading the Nation According to Televised Report
6. Are current projections of climate change-impacts on biodiversity misleading?
7. Cleveland Clinic leading clinical program to improve early-stage lung cancer detection
8. Leading cause of death in preemies might be controlled by resetting a molecular switch
9. Researchers identify proteins involved in new neurodegenerative syndrome
10. Texas researchers and educators head for Antarctica
11. MGH researchers describe new way to identify, evolve novel enzymes
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:8/23/2017)... Aug. 23, 2017  The general public,s help is being enlisted in ... that live in and on the human body –and are believed to ... The Microbiome Immunity Project ... microbiome, starting with the gut. The project's goal is to help advance ... IBM ...
(Date:6/30/2017)... ARLINGTON, Va. , June 30, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ ... a leading developer and supplier of face and ... the ATA Featured Product provider program. ... created an innovative way to monitor a driver,s ... benefit greatly from being able to detect fatigue ...
(Date:5/23/2017)... , May 23, 2017  Hunova, the first robotic gym for ... has been officially launched in Genoa, Italy . The ... and the USA . The technology was ... the market by the IIT spin-off Movendo Technology thanks to a 10 ... Multimedia News Release, please click: ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):
(Date:10/12/2017)... ... October 12, 2017 , ... AMRI, ... and biotechnology industries to improve patient outcomes and quality of life, will now ... testing are being attributed to new regulatory requirements for all new drug products, ...
(Date:10/11/2017)... Alto, CA, USA (PRWEB) , ... October 11, 2017 , ... ... set to take place on 7th and 8th June 2018 in San Francisco, CA. ... policy influencers as well as several distinguished CEOs, board directors and government officials from ...
(Date:10/11/2017)... (PRWEB) , ... October 11, 2017 , ... ... compared the implantation and pregnancy rates in frozen and fresh in vitro ... of progesterone and maternal age to IVF success. , After comparing the results ...
(Date:10/10/2017)... ... October 10, 2017 , ... Dr. Bob Harman, founder and CEO of ... Club. The event entitled “Stem Cells and Their Regenerative Powers,” was ... Dr. Harman, DVM, MPVM was joined by two human doctors: Peter B. Hanson, M.D., ...
Breaking Biology Technology: