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Monthly Archives: July 2011

World Drug Targets Summit, Cambridge MA, July 19-21

Tweet  Hanson Wade’s World Drug Targets Summit took place on July 20-21, 2011, with pre-conference workshops on July 19. The conference was held in the Sheraton Commander Hotel in Harvard Square in Cambridge, MA. I led the first workshop on the 19th, on “Developing Improved Animal Models in Oncology and CNS Diseases to Increase Drug…

A surprising new therapeutic strategy for neurodegenerative diseases

Tweet  In the June 10, 2011 edition of Cell, there is a Leading Edge Preview (short review) and a research Article on a surprising new potential therapeutic strategy for neurodegenerative disease. The Preview is by Peter H Reinhart (Proteostasis Therapeutics, Cambridge MA) and Jeffery W Kelly (Skaggs Institute and Scripps Research Institute, La Jolla CA),…

Update: Workshop on improved animal models for pharma R&D at the World Drug Targets Summit, July 2011

Tweet  The time for the July 2011 World Drug Targets Summit in Cambridge MA is looming closer and closer! Registration for the conference is still open, however. I will lead a workshop entitled “Developing Improved Animal Models in Oncology and CNS Diseases to Increase Drug Discovery and Development Capabilities” at the Summit on July 19. …