HOME >> BIOLOGY >> NEWS
Media events planned for 2007 American Society of Gene Therapy meeting, May 30-June 3

WHAT
The American Society of Gene Therapy (ASGT) is pleased to invite members of the pres to a media only event designed to highlight some of the latest and most promising developments in gene therapy products and related technologies.

WHERE
Grand Hyatt Seattle Menzies Room

WHEN
Thursday, May 31, 2007, 7:00 9:00 pm (reception at 6:30 pm)

WHY
Several children born with "bubble-boy disease" caused by ADA deficiency have been cured by gene therapy without major side effects and researchers have ameliorated a growing list of disease conditions in animals including diabetes, arthritis, heart disease and cancer. Some of these gene therapy treatments are now in advanced stages of clinical trials.

WHO
Leading scientists in the fields of cancer, arthritis, infectious diseases, and childhood blindness will discuss their research and progress toward bringing these promising gene therapy technologies and products to the clinic.

Speakers include:

  • Theodore Friedmann, M.D

  • Philip J. Mease, M.D.

  • John Rossi, Ph.D.

  • Joseph C. Glorioso III , Ph.D.

  • Kristen M. Hege, M.D.

  • Jean Bennett, M.D., Ph.D.

For further information, including speaker biographies, go to www.asgt.org/am07/media_program

COST
Free to registered credentialed science writers. You need not be registered for the ASGT Annual Meeting to attend. However, due to limited seating, please RSVP to: Meghan Arnold at (414) 278-1341 or marnold@execinc.com

DIRECTIONS
For directions and information on transportation and parking go to http://grandseattle.hyatt.com/hyatt/hotels/services/maps/
'"/>


Contact: Meghan Arnold
marnold@execinc.com
414-278-1341
American Society of Gene Therapy
16-May-2007


Page: 1 2 3

Related biology news :

1. Porous Media and its Applications in Science, Engineering and Industry
2. Media registration now open for special nanotechnology tour Sept. 12 in San Francisco
3. Media advisory: International mercury conference coming to Madison Aug. 6-11
4. Bat Blitz: Media invited to learn about bats in the southeast
5. Media teleconference announces ocean acidification findings
6. Antarctic Treaty Meeting - Media opportunities
7. Media Invite: Dinner to award prize for Progress in Cancer Research
8. Media alert: New study finds dairy is not associated with weight gain
9. 2006 Ocean Sciences Meeting - Media advisory 1
10. Media alert A look forward and a look back: 50 years of crop science
11. Media alert: Special session on the impact of Hurricanes Katrina, Rita on crops, soils, environment

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


(Date:9/3/2020)... YORK (PRWEB) , ... September 03, 2020 , ... ... real world data, today announced that an extensive third-party assessment of the company’s ... and compliant when measured against federal security regulations. The comprehensive evaluation reviewed Litmus’ ...
(Date:8/23/2020)... ... August 21, 2020 , ... The August edition of ... is now available on the company’s global website. Crystallography Times—an electronic newsletter published ... current news and crystallographic research. , The latest issue of Crystallography Times ...
(Date:8/12/2020)... ... 11, 2020 , ... Both Roche, based in Basel, Switzerland, ... agreements with Housey Pharma’s HMI subsidiary to gain access to its core-enabling technology ... and Development spending in excess of US $10 billion. , Scientists at Housey ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):
(Date:8/15/2020)... ... August 13, 2020 , ... True Terpenes , the leading platform for ... Board (SAB) to research the medical potential of terpenes and the potential entourage ... terpenes. The board is focused on expanding the recently launched line of effects-based terpenes ...
(Date:8/12/2020)... ... August 11, 2020 , ... ... cold chain validation engineering firm, is making available for free its new ... to incorporate concurrent transport simulation testing into today’s biologics licensing application (BLA). ...
(Date:8/3/2020)... ... , ... ERT, the global leader in clinical ... one of the 100 most inspiring individuals in the life-sciences industry by PharmaVoice. ... on how they have inspired their colleagues and affected positive changes in their ...
(Date:7/31/2020)... , ... July 29, 2020 , ... ... announced the launch of its new tagline, “BUILDING FOR LIFE.” The adoption of ... and around the globe, requiring fast track capacity to provide patients with urgently ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
Cached News: