Navigation Links
Cambridge Healthtech Institute Announces its Second Annual "The Bioprocessing Summit"
Date:6/30/2010

Practical Solutions for Today's Laboratory Challenges

Needham, MA (PRWEB) June 30, 2010 -- Practical solutions and protocols will once again be exchanged at Cambridge Healthtech Institute's second annual "The Bioprocessing Summit " taking place August 23-26, 2010, in Boston. The four meetings comprising the event (Optimizing Cell Culture Technology, Affinity Tag Protein Purification, Optimizing Mammalian Cell Lines, and Baculovirus Technology) will address bioprocess challenges ranging from cell line and clone selection to scale-up and affinity tag purification. The Summit will bring together leaders in the field to present the most helpful information for those working with insect and mammalian cells, expressing proteins, and creating cell-based products.

"In this age of rapid innovation, it's critical to keep up with advances and trends, and to exchange ideas with international colleagues. This event is designed to provide insights that optimize tasks at the bench with an emphasis on 'real-world' experience," says Mary Ruberry, Conference Director of Cambridge Healthtech Institute.

John Mott, Director of Cell Line Development & Global Biologics at Pfizer, will kick off the sixth annual "Optimizing Cell Culture Technology" meeting with a focus on CHO (Chinese Hamster Ovary). The agenda is chock-full of expert strategies and insights such as optimizing the culture environment through cell corpse clearance, using DOE ("Design of Experiments") to improve cell culture conditions, and improving bioreactor performance with dynamic membrane aeration.

The second annual "Affinity Tag Protein Purification" meeting explores the world of affinity tags - the benefits and drawbacks of each - including alternative affinity methods. Breakthrough techniques will be discussed including photocleavable tags, autoprocessing tags, epitope tags, and overcoming cleavage challenges.

Transfection, Electroporation and Clone Screening highlight the second annual "Optimizing Mammalian Cell Lines" meeting including site specificity and phototransfection. Joseph Shiloach, Chief of the Biotechnology Unit at NIDDK/NIH, will initiate the discussion of cell line development by addressing the use of microarrays to modify cellular properties.

The baculovirus system has achieved widespread recognition and use, as illustrated in the fourth annual "Baculovirus Technology" meeting with sessions focused on Screening, Vector Design, Protein Expression, and Vaccine Development. Seminal talks on biological properties will be presented by Paul Friesen from the University of Wisconsin, James Groarke from Novartis, and Gary Blissard of Cornell.

Along with the main conference sessions, three workshops will be presented to allow a more in-depth focus on important topics, such as Optimizing Cell Culture Media, Affinity Tag Purification Systems, and using E.coli for protein expression and purification. This year's Exhibit Hall will feature an expanding number of exhibit booths and extensive poster presentations.

For more information on The Bioprocessing Summit, please visit the event website at www.bioprocessingsummit.com.


About Cambridge Healthtech Institute (CHI)
Cambridge Healthtech Institute (CHI) (www.chicorporate.com), founded in 1992, is the industry leader in providing superior-quality scientific information to eminent researchers and business experts from top pharmaceutical, biotech, and academic organizations. Delivering an assortment of resources such as events, reports, publications and eNewsletters, CHI's portfolio of products include Cambridge Healthtech Institute Conferences, Barnett International, Insight Pharma Reports, Cambridge Marketing Consultants, Cambridge Meeting Planners, and Cambridge Healthtech Media Group.

Contact: Kaushik Chaudhuri
Cambridge Healthtech Institute
(781) 972-5419
kchaudhuri(at)healthtech(dot)com

###

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2010/06/prweb4210024.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2010 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Cambridge Healthtech Institute to Host Its Second Annual Collaborative Innovation in Biomedicine Conference
2. Cambridge Healthtech Announces Its Inaugural Encouraging Development of Therapeutics for Neglected Diseases Conference
3. Christine P. Carrington, President of NurseTesting Creative Solutions, Inducted into Cambridge Who's Who
4. Aspirus Heart & Vascular Institute Surgeon First in State to Implant Heart Device
5. The Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation selects DatStat as the foundation for ground breaking healthcare project
6. Institute for Aging Research study says going barefoot in home may contribute to elderly falls
7. SEK100 million ($12.83 million) for Karolinska Institutets research into regenerative medicine
8. McCormick & Company Executive Joins Tai Sophia Institute Board of Trustees
9. Career Training College, Pima Medical Institute, Offering Second Bachelor's Degree Program in Respiratory Therapy
10. McCracken Eye and Face Institute Opens New Office in Lafayette, CO
11. Khannna Institute to offer Crystalens in Quarter Diopter Steps
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:6/28/2017)... Vancouver, British Columbia (PRWEB) , ... June 28, ... ... (OTCQB: CNZCF) (FSE: ZEON) is pleased to announce that a two year study ... using the Company's Bromley Creek zeolite was successful in remediating potash brine-impacted groundwater. ...
(Date:6/28/2017)... , ... June 28, 2017 , ... ... firm servicing communities throughout the greater Cincinnati metropolitan area, is teaming up with ... lodgings for families with children receiving treatment in nearby hospitals. , Ronald McDonald ...
(Date:6/27/2017)... Zurich, Switzerland (PRWEB) , ... June 27, 2017 , ... ... crowd to manage token assets on the Ethereum blockchain, has released their technical ... but until now, there has been little systematic approach for determining which offerings will ...
(Date:6/27/2017)... (PRWEB) , ... June 27, 2017 , ... From June ... The three-day event was held in Syracuse, New York, where EarQ is headquartered. , ... industry, how to connect with today’s savvy consumer, and the latest in hearing ...
(Date:6/27/2017)... ... June 27, 2017 , ... ... to an upcoming case studies guidebook. This guidebook offers an excellent branding and ... will include articles, case studies and how-to’s that fall into the following categories:, ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:6/11/2017)... INDIANAPOLIS , June 10, 2017  Eli Lilly and ... results from three Phase 3 studies of galcanezumab, an ... migraine, including late-breaking data on several key secondary endpoints ... Detailed results from these studies (EVOLVE-1, EVOLVE-2 and REGAIN) ... (AHS) annual scientific meeting in Boston ...
(Date:6/9/2017)... INDIANAPOLIS , June 9, 2017 ... In a further effort to help spread lessons learned ... condition, the International Diabetes Federation (IDF) and Eli Lilly ... together for the second phase of the Bringing Research ... 2), reaffirming their commitment to helping people with diabetes ...
(Date:6/8/2017)... , June 8, 2017  StatLab Medical ... developer and manufacturer of diagnostic supplies for ... that Cressey & Company LP ("Cressey & ... completed a growth-focused investment in the Company. ... ownership position from selling shareholder, Prairie Capital, ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: