HOME >> BIOLOGY >> NEWS
Leading experts in field of gene therapy to meet in Minneapolis

The leading experts in the field of gene therapy will gather in Minneapolis, June 2-6, 2004, for the 7th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Gene Therapy (ASGT). New developments on the use of gene therapy for treating infections diseases such as cancer and AIDS, cardiovascular diseases, and cystic fibrosis will be showcased in a variety of educational workshops and symposia.

Program topics will also feature:

  • Innovative approaches of gene therapy
  • Long term follow up of gene therapy clinical trials
  • International harmonization of regulatory standards for clinical trials

Gordon Keller, MD, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, and Catherine Verfaillie, MD, University of Minnesota Health Center, will present the Presidential Symposium lecture. In addition, the premier George Stamatoyannopoulos lecture will be given by Harriet Robinson, MD, from the Yerkes Regional Primate Research Center.

Members of the media may register without charge for the ASGT 7th Annual Meeting. Press conferences on the latest research will be conducted throughout the meeting. A press room with interview space, computers, modem lines, telephone and facsimile services will also be available onsite for media representatives. To receive an annual meeting preliminary program, press conference schedule, or registration materials, contact John Gardner at 414-278-1341 or jgardner@execinc.com.

The ASGT is the largest medical professional organizations representing researchers and scientists dedicated to discovering new gene therapies. Established in 1996, the ASGT has grown to nearly 3,000 members. ASGT is committed to promoting and fostering the exchange and dissemination of information and ideas related to gene therapy and encouraging the general field of research.

For more information, contact John Gardner at 414/278-1341 or visit www.asgt.org


'"/>

Contact: John Gardner
jgardner@execinc.com
414-278-1341
American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology
5-Apr-2004


Page: 1

Related biology news :

1. Leading scientists design new framework for biodiversity conservation
2. Leading science, higher-education and engineering groups urge six improvements to U.S. visa quagmire
3. Leading U.S. gun manufacturer joins NJIT to develop personalized handgun
4. Leading bacterial pathogen is sequenced
5. Leading cloning experts challenge Clonaid to prove claim
6. Leading cancer research organization urges FDA to speed approval of drugs for precancers
7. Leading lab expert to update medical community on diagnostic testing for thyroid function
8. Leading indoor environment experts to convene at Syracuse University to discuss air quality and urban environments
9. Leading snake expert dies at 38
10. Leading experts address safety and economics of biotech crops
11. Taking the show on the road - Leading researchers to conduct hands-on science symposium for 500 San Francisco area high school students

Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:11/22/2016)...   MedNet Solutions , an innovative SaaS-based eClinical ... research, is pleased to announce that the company has ... Sciences Awards as "Most Outstanding in eClinical Solutions" ... of recognition and growth for MedNet, which has effectively ... iMedNet ™ , MedNet,s flagship eClinical ...
(Date:11/17/2016)... Global Market Watch: Primarily supported by ownership types; ... Academics) market is to witness a value of US$37.1 billion ... Compounded Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 10.75% is foreseen from ... 2014-2020. North America is not way ... Europe at 9.56% respectively. Report Focus: ...
(Date:11/15/2016)...  Synthetic Biologics, Inc. (NYSE MKT: SYN), a ... gut microbiome, today announced the pricing of an ... common stock and warrants to purchase 50,000,000 shares ... the public of $1.00 per share and accompanying ... offering, excluding the proceeds, if any from the ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):
(Date:12/6/2016)... NH and Albany, NY (PRWEB) , ... December ... ... leading control system integrator of custom industrial automation and IT solutions, today announced ... decades, Superior Controls has reliably delivered professionally executed automation and control systems integration ...
(Date:12/6/2016)... According to a new market research report ... Silicon), Application (Genomics, Proteomics, Capillary Electrophoresis, POC, Clinical, Environmental, Drug Delivery) ... is projected to reach USD 8.78 Billion by 2021 from USD ... forecast period (2016 to 2021). Continue ... ...
(Date:12/6/2016)... Calif. , Dec. 6, 2016  SRI ... to $150 million from the National Institutes of ... and the Division of AIDS (NIAID-DAIDS) to support ... other non-vaccine pre-exposure (PreP) agents. Under the seven-year ... preclinical product development services for candidate HIV-prevention products ...
(Date:12/6/2016)... , ... December 06, 2016 , ... ... and building management solutions headquartered in Aurora, Ohio, announced the opening of their ... North Carolina, the newly constructed facility is home to 200 employees focused on ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
Cached News: