This course will cover:
• Cutting edge xenografting methods
• Legal and technical issues of handling human cancer tissue
• Value and the limitations of xenograft models
• Case studies of preclinical trials using patient derived xenograft models
• Neal Goodwin, Ph.D., Director, Research and Development, in vivo Pharmacology Services, The Jackson Laboratory
• Byron C. Hann, M.D., Ph.D., Associate Researcher, Manager of Pre-Clinical Therapeutics Core, UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
• Regina Gandour-Edwards, M.D., Director, Cancer Center Biorepository, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, UC Davis
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About Molecular Med Tri-Conference 2013 (www.triconference.com)
The 20th International Molecular Med Tri-Conference is the leading drug discovery research event covering a broad spectrum of cutting-edge topics within molecular medicine with scientific, business and regulatory viewpoints. Join over 3,000 of your colleagues in interactive lectures, discussions, and various networking receptions to hear differing views and perspectives on poignant issues facing you and our industry today. Spanning five days, the Tri-Conference includes 5 Concurrent Symposia, the Emerging Molecular Diagnostics Partnering Forum, 15 Afternoon & Dinner Short Courses and 15 Conference Programs.
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