Research & Innovation 2017: Cells as Models of Disease & New Therapeutics

Research & Innovation 2017: Cells as Models of Disease & New Therapeutics

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Date: Wed, 29/03/2017

Research & Innovation 2017

Cells as Models of Disease & New Therapeutics


ELRIG is pleased to invite you to the 5th Annual Research & Innovation Meeting and its new location at Homerton College, in Cambridge, UK on 29th and 30th March, 2017. Building on the success of the meeting in previous years, this year will be a larger, 2-day event that will provide expanded scientific tracks, a larger exhibition and greater networking opportunities with the UK’s most innovative life science companies.


Ian Tomlinson, Investment Committee Chair  at Apollo Therapeutics

Richard Eglen VP and General Manager at Corning Life Sciences


  • Immunotherapy
  • Immuno-oncology
  • Single cell analysis including transcriptomics, NGS, micro-fluidics
  • Physiologically relevant 3D models & scale-up



The meeting will bring together world class speakers and leading academic and industry experts who will discuss the challenges and opportunities for cells as models of disease to improve the success of drug discovery and to develop new therapeutic agents. Hear up-to-date views on this exciting and rapidly evolving area, including presentations on the latest advances and technology breakthroughs.

Each year, Research & Innovation provides a highly impactful learning and networking opportunity for scientists engaged in early-phase drug discovery whether in Academia, Biotech or Pharma. Scientific sessions are complemented by a poster session, networking opportunities and a vendor exhibition with over 40 exhibitors, including recently formed companies with new and disruptive technologies.

This meeting will facilitate new ideas and potentiate the cellular models field as it expands into new areas of research and discovery. 

Join us for this must-attend event to learn about new state-of-the-art technologies and the latest research and innovation trends in drug discovery!

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