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Controlled Release

18 Mar 2013 - 19 Mar 2013 - London, UK

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SMi presents its 10th annual conference on . . .

Controlled Release – the only conference in Europe to focus specifically on controlled release.

At this well-established annual event you will hear, from the global expert speaking faculty, how controlled release products and drugs have developed over the past 12 months.  


• Discover the very latest developments in this innovative and booming industry

• New for 2013:

- Investigating structure-activity relationships of siRNA nanoparticles

- Challenges of pre-clinical gastro-retentive dosage form development

- Numerous case studies from big pharma laboratories – such as GSKs formulation development programme

• Benefit from an interactive half-day post-conference workshop on SMART formulation design: tools and strategies for complex formulation design and problem solving


Michael Keller, PDU Parenteral, Topical & siRNA Lead, Novartis

Andy Lewis, Director, Ipsen

Petra Wicklandt, CMC Development, Merck

Howard Stevens, Professor, Exploratory Drug Discovery, University of Strathclyde

David Elder, Externalisation Director, GlaxoSmithKline

Monica Rosa, Director, SigmoidPharma

Navnit Shah, Distinguished Scientist, Roche

Mark Wilson, Director, Collaboration Management, GlaxoSmithKline

Dmitry Samarsky, Technology & Business Development, Ribobio

Richard Elkes, Senior Research Scientist, Merck 

and many more . . .

Click here for the programme, full speaker line-up and to register 

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