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Kyoto University Life Science Showcase 2020, San Diego

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Roth Auditorium at Sanford Consortium for Regenerative Medicine

2880 Torrey Pines Scenic Drive

La Jolla, CA 92037

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KULS2020 - A showcase event introducing KYOTO biotech startups

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In this event, we will introduce biotech startups with novel technologies and seeds from Kyoto University, Japan. We aim to connect US investors to Japanese academia-oriented startup companies. This will be an excellent opportunity to discover promising startups still in their early stages.

The technologies and seeds in the following fields:

  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Diagnostics
  • Regenerative medicine
  • Medical devices

The event schedule:

  • 9:00 am Registration
  • 9:30 am Opening remark
  • 9:50 am Showcase (15min presentation and 25min discussion/each)
  • 12:00 pm Lunch
  • 1:00 pm Showcase (15min presentation and 25min discussion/each)
  • 3:10 pm Reception (Networking)
  • 5:00 pm Adjourn

For details, ask at kurcsd@mail2.adm.kyoto-u.ac.jp.

Presenting companies:

9:50-10:30

10:30-11:10

  • Therabiopharma - Development of curcumin monoglucuronide (CMG) as an anticancer drug for phase I/II clinical trials of refractory and rare cancers, glioblastoma and drug-resistant multiple myeloma

11:20-12:00

  • Cyfuse Biomedical - Creation of functional tissue with a novel scaffold-free bio 3D printing technology

13:00-13:40

  • Quadlytics - Offering epilepsy patients world's first clinically approved seizure prediction software

13:40-14:20

  • Oligogen - Development of drug and cell therapy products using novel human neural stem cells “OligoGenie”

14:30-15:10

  • KinoPharma - Innovative therapeutic drug development for cervical intraepithelial neoplasia (CIN) through industry-university collaboration

Commentators:

  • Susie Harborth (COO, BioLabs; COO/CFO, Mission BioCapital)
  • Jay Kunin, PhD (Boards of PharmaSecure, Inc. and Sironis, Inc.)
  • Daria Mochly-Rosen, PhD (Professor of Chemical and Systems Biology at the Stanford University, Stanford SPARK)
  • Charles E Prussak, PhD (Director of the Cell Therapy Translational Laboratory (CTTL), UCSD)
  • Lada Rasochova, PhD, MBA (Executive Director, California Institute for Innovation and Development (CIID), Rady School of Management, UCSD)
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