Posts Tagged: gene therapy

BioScience Forum- David Kirn, CEO of 4DMT

David Kirn, CEO of 4DMT

R&D Partners is excited to attend the BioScience Forum, volunteering monthly at the networking and presentation event. This month, David Kirn, CEO of 4DMT Will be presenting on ” “Engineering Next-Generation Adeno-Associated Viruses for Gene Therapy“ Join R&D Partners Scientific Recruiter Kim Buck https://www.linkedin.com/in/kimbuckbiotech When: Wednesday, January 25th 2017, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM Where:… Tags: , , , , , , , ,

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Cancer Cells on the Hunt: Hunters and Gatherers

Why do cancer cells metastasize?  Why do they spread beyond the initial tumor site?  The answer is simple, and the same as why any organism looks for greener pastures, clearer waters, and bigger grocery stores…well maybe not the last one. “Fungi and bacteria become invasive if they starve,” noted Dr. Goding. “Wildebeest on the Serengeti… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

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Oncolytic Viruses – Going to New Lengths

Virus are a staple in science for recombining DNA and can be used to develop viral vaccines or as vectors in gene therapy.  With the progress made in next generation sequencing, designing nucleic acid constructs and genomes can happen in hours and days rather than weeks and months.  Leading scientist, Bruce Smith, V.M.D., Ph.D. at… Read more »