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Exclusive workshop on extending the half-life of Peptides added to SMi Group inaugural event
The SMi Group has confirmed Ipsen Inc. to deliver an exclusive workshop focused on the half-life of Peptides at its inaugural event taking place 30th June & 1st July 2014 in London.
Can the chemical modification technologies be able to compete with sustained-release (SR) formulations?
What would be the key advantages of peptide conjugation vs SR formulations for half-life extension?
Are there specific situations where conjugation brings something that SR formulation cannot achieve?
The two-day conference focusing on optimisation, extending the half-life and assessing alternative technologies in peptide analysis will feature 15 leading speakers to include:
· Thomas Vorherr, Director Peptide Discovery, Novartis Pharma AG
· David Price, Senior Director, Pfizer
· Vincenzo Abbate,Research Associate, Kings College London
· Dinesh V. Patel, President and CEO, Protagonist Therapeutics Inc.
· Annette Friebe, Head, Late Discovery, Nexigen GmbH
· Christophe Bonny, CSO, Bicycle Therapeutics
· Doug Treco,President and CEO, Ra Pharmaceuitcals
Full event information can be found at http://www.smi-
Notes to editor
Sponsorship opportunities are available for this event, please contact Alia Malick on +44(0) 20 7827 6168.
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