Corporate Banner
Satellite Banner
Genotyping & Gene Expression
Scientific Community
Become a Member | Sign in
Home>Events>This Event
  Events - July 2014

ON Helix

02 Jul 2014 - 02 Jul 2014 - Cambridge, UK

Bookmark and Share

The ‘ON Helix’ translational research conference will bring together key experts from industry and academia to discuss how we can help ground-breaking primary research successfully transition into treatments for patients.

The topics covered during this one day event will centre around:

  • The UK business environment 
  • Research funding
  • Scientific and clinical research excellence 
  • How ideas and early stage inventions are turned into innovative health treatments 

The high profile global leaders that will give presentations and/or join in as part of panel discussions include:

  • Dr. Mene Pangalos, Executive Vice president Innovative Medicines and Early Research at AstraZeneca
  • Sir Mike Rawlins, Chairman of the EAHSN and President of the Royal Society of Medicine
  • Sir Gregory Winter, Master, Trinity College, Cambridge and founder of Bicycle Therapeutics Ltd
  • Rob Pinnock, Director Scientific Liaison, UK, Ireland, Portugal and Spain, Merck Sharp & Dohme 
  • Hermann Hauser, serial Cambridge entrepreneur and venture capitalist 
  • and other highly regarded and respected personalities form industry and academia

 This event is aimed at:

  • Biotech and healthcare company, senior executives
  • Academic technology transfer executives
  • Pharma business and research development directors
  • Life science investors
  • Technical and professional service providers

At the end of the talk and panel discussions, there will be a drinks reception and plenty of time for networking and partnering.

Further information
Scientific News
Cell's Waste Disposal System Regulates Body Clock Proteins
New way to identify interacting proteins could identify potential drug targets.
Compound Doubles Up On Cancer Detection
Researchers have found that tagging a pair of markers found almost exclusively on a common brain cancer yields a cancer signal that is both more obvious and more specific to cancer.
Lung Repair and Regeneration Gene Discovered
New role for hedgehog gene offers better understanding of lung disease.
Mixed Up Cell Transportation Key Piece of ALS and Dementia Puzzle
Researchers from the University of Toronto are one step closer to solving this incredibly complex puzzle, offering hope for treatment.
Five New Genetic Variants Linked to Brain Cancer Identified
The biggest ever study of DNA from people with glioma – the most common form of brain cancer – has discovered five new genetic variants associated with the disease.
Predictive Model for Breast Cancer Progression
Biomedical engineers have demonstrated a proof-of-principle technique that could give women and their oncologists more personalized information to help them choose options for treating breast cancer.
New Hope for Personalized Treatment of Eczema
Pharmaceutical researchers at Oregon State University have developed a new approach to treat eczema and other inflammatory skin disorders that would use individual tests and advanced science to create personalized treatments based on each person's lipid deficiencies.
Gene Expression: A Snapshot of Stem Cell Development
New genes found that regulate development of stem cells.
Are Changes to Current Colorectal Cancer Screening Guidelines Required?
Editorial suggests more research is needed to pinpoint age to end aggressive screening.
Assessing Cancer Patient Survival and Drug Sensitivity
RNA editing events another way to investigate biomarkers and therapy targets.
Scroll Up
Scroll Down
Skyscraper Banner

Skyscraper Banner
Go to LabTube
Go to eposters
Access to the latest scientific news
Exclusive articles
Upload and share your posters on ePosters
Latest presentations and webinars
View a library of 1,800+ scientific and medical posters
2,600+ scientific and medical posters
A library of 2,500+ scientific videos on LabTube
3,800+ scientific videos