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How do we discover new medicines?

Please note this event takes place on the first floor and has no step-free access.
Past event - 2022
12 May Doors 6.30pm
Event 7pm to 9pm
Arrive at 6.30pm to order food/drinks before our talks start at 7pm
The Maypole, 20A Portugal Place,
Cambridge CB5 8AF
Sold Out!
In this special event with industry-leading experts we look at how drugs are made using the latest technology and how new therapies are being developed.

Inventing modern-day drugs

European Laboratory Research Group (ELRIG)
Steve Rees, OBE (VP, Discovery Biology Discovery Sciences, BioPharmaceuticals R&D, AstraZeneca, Cambridge)
Thibault Laurent (Technical Specialist, CRISPR Engineering, Synthego)
ELRIG (the European Laboratory Research Group) is a not-for-profit organisation at the hub of the global effort to discover and produce new medicines.  At this informal meeting, experienced drug discoverists, from the pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca and the biotech company Synthego, talk on our behalf about the technologies and processes they use to invent modern-day drugs and the new therapies that will soon be with us.

Other The Maypole events

2022-05-09 Disentangling Dementia The Maypole 20A Portugal Place, Cambridge, CB5 8AF, United Kingdom
09 May
Sold Out!

Disentangling Dementia

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2022-05-11 Gut Reaction To Parkinson’s Disease The Maypole 20A Portugal Place, Cambridge, CB5 8AF, United Kingdom