SFA Therapeutics, Inc is a biotech developing microbiome-derived small-molecule drugs to modulate the immune system, to treat chronic inflammation and cancer. They have an oral drug, SFA002, in a phase 1b clinical trial in mild-moderate psoriasis; and a second drug, SFA001, which has received Orphan Drug Designation from the FDA for the treatment of hepatocellular carcinoma (liver cancer).
Dr. Ira C. Spector, CEO and Co-founder, will be presenting, along with
Dr. Alla Arzumanyan, Chief Development Officer.
Ed Randall from WFAN radio and founder of Fans4the Cure
Fans for the Cure is committed to reversing national trends by increasing the number of men who undergo PSA screenings for prostate cancer and reducing the number of men who are being diagnosed with later-stage variants of the disease.
Prof. Noam Adir
The Bertha Hertz-Axel Chair in Chemistry
Schulich Faculty of Chemistry
Technion–Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
Technion’s research group is involved with stress related proteins, enzymes, development of novel anti-microbial compounds and homology-based modeling of medically important proteins.
Ed Randall hosts a weekly Saturday morning show (Remember When) with former Red Sox star Rico Petrocelli on Sirius/XM’s MLB Network, as well as Sunday morning’s Ed Randall’s Talking Baseball on New York’s WFAN, where he just began his 15th season on the only talk show in New York City radio that is dedicated solely to baseball.
“Implantable Nanosensor for Early-Stage Detection of Ovarian Cancer”
Zvi Yaari, PhD
Dr. Zvi Yaari is a postdoctoral research fellow at the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York City, NY in the laboratory of Dr. Daniel A. Heller. Dr. Yaari received his B.Sc., M.Sc and Ph.D in Chemical Engineering from the Technion – Israel Institute of Technology.
“Quantified Biology – Tailored Bio-image Analysis Software”
CEO and founder of Quantified Biology: www.quantified-
Startup Postdoc in the Runway program at the Joan and Irwin Jacobs Technion-Cornell Institute.
Visiting fellow at Thomas P. Sakmar’s lab at the Rockefeller University.
If you have any companies that have that special something, we are starting to put the fall/winter schedule and always interested in seeing what is new and exciting.
We look forward to seeing you on the evening of March 5th!
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