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Agilent's Immunotherapy Symposium 2020

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Joan B. Kroc Institute for Peace and Justice, University of San Diego

5998 Alcala Park

San Diego, CA 92110

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THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED

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After careful consideration, we have decided to cancel this event due to concerns with the COVID-19 outbreak. We will be setting up a series of webinars and will provide registration links when available.

Register today to reserve your seat at Agilent's Cancer & Immunotherapy Symposium!

Agilent is bringing scientists in the immunotherapy community together for this one day event to provide a scientific forum to discuss the latest research.

You are also invited to present a relevant poster after the seminar during our poster session and networking reception. To secure a poster board, you must be registered for the Symposium and your abstract must be submitted by March 20, 2020.

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Symposium Agenda - Saturday, April 25, 2020

8:00AM-8:30AM Registration & Breakfast

8:30AM-9:00AM “Introduction to Cell Analysis at Agilent” Yama Abassi, Ph.D., Agilent Technologies

9:00AM-9:45AM "Autologous patient-derived xenograft platforms to evaluate immunotherapy in cancer" Daniel J. Powell Jr, Ph.D. - Associate Professor, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania

9:45AM-10:30AM "In-vitro Cell-based Potency Assay for an Oncolytic Virus using the xCELLigence Technology" Joseph Cappello, Ph.D. - Vice President of Pharmaceutical Development, Genelux Corporation

10:30AM-10:45AM Coffee Break

10:45AM-11:30AM "Title TBD" Greg M. Delgoffe, Ph.D, - Associate Professor, Tumor Microenvironment Center, Department of Immunology, University of Pittsburgh

11:30AM-12:15PM "huMNC2-CAR44-T Cells Target a MUC1 Cleavage Product called MUC1*" Cynthia Bamdad, Ph.D. - Founder & CEO, Minerva Biotechnologies

12:15PM-1:15PM Lunch

1:15PM-2:00PM "Retroviral replicating vectors for cancer gene therapy" Sara Collins, Ph.D. - Specialist Laboratory Manager, Neurological Surgery & Radiation Oncology, University of California San Francisco

2:00PM-2:45PM "Retroviral replicating vector-mediated cancer immunotherapy" Noriyuki Kasahara, M.D. Ph.D. - Professor and Alvera L. Kan Endowed Chair, Neurological Surgery & Radiation Oncology, University of California San Francisco

2:45PM-3:15PM Coffee Break

3:15PM-4:00PM "Fundamentals of CAR-T Cells – Make Them Safe, Make Them Potent" Avery D. Posey, Jr., Ph.D. - Assistant Professor, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania

4:00PM-4:45PM "Title TBD" John B. Sunwoo, M.D. - Director of Head and Neck Cancer Research, Stanford University; Principal Investigator, Stanford Cancer Institute

4:45PM-5:00PM “Closing Remarks” Yama Abassi, Ph.D, Agilent Technologies

5:00PM-6:30PM Networking Reception & Poster Session. Agilent and Biotek representatives will be available to answer questions regarding instruments and products.

2019 HIGHLIGHTS

Last year's event featured Dr. John Connolly from Tessa Therapeutics and other speakers from renowned institutions such as La Jolla Institute for Immunology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Moffitt Cancer Center, and MD Anderson Cancer Center.

Watch this video for highlights from the 2019 Symposium:

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Joan B. Kroc Institute for Peace and Justice, University of San Diego

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