Monday, December 16, 2019

A New Era of Genetics Research: Connecting the Global Autism Scientific Community – A Chat With Alan Packer, Senior Scientist, Simons Foundation Autism Research Initiative

By Edward Farmer, Vice President, WuXi NextCODE “It’s only by connecting this diverse body of researchers with each other, and with a wide range of datasets in each area, that we have any hope of having a real-world impact on the lives of individuals and...

How ‘Cool’ Science Translates Into Successful Companies – A Chat with UNITY Biotechnology CEO Nathaniel David

By Hui Cai, VP of Corporate Alliances at WuXi AppTec (@HuiCai2) “Basically everything I work on has to be cool. That’s the common thread. People look at that and say, ‘Dude, that’s cool.’ That’s the honest to goodness truth.  I will continue to work on...

The Future of Cancer Therapy: An Interview with Yinon Ben-Neriah, Hebrew University

Dr. Yinon Ben-Neriah is Professor of Immunology and Cancer Research at the Lautenberg Center of Immunology, Hebrew University Medical School in Jerusalem.  Dr. Ben-Neriah obtained his MD from Tel Aviv University and PhD from the Weizmann Institute of Science. He completed his postdoctoral training...

Combatting the Hep B Virus: An Interview with George Hartman, Novira Therapeutics

Dr. George Hartman is the Vice-President of Chemistry and Preclinical Development and cofounder of Novira Therapeutics, a clinical stage, privately-held company that discovers and develops small molecule antiviral drugs for the treatment of chronic hepatitis B (CHB) infection.  Novira’s lead core inhibitor candidate, NVR...

WuXi NextCODE in Bloomberg on Ending a 30-year Diagnostic Odyssey in Three Weeks

Claritas genomics Jackie Smith
WuXi NextCODE is featured in a Bloomberg Businessweek article on a story of how big-data approach to genomics has helped a patient affected with rare disease end her thirty-year diagnostic odyssey in three weeks.  When Jackie Smith was 3-years-old, doctors had told her parents...

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WuXi Global Forum 2020 – Advancing Breakthroughs for Patients

Now in its eighth year, the WuXi Global Forum at the J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference brings together thousands of leaders to promote new thinking...