TGF-β Boot Camp Day

Tuesday, January 25, 2022

Join this TGF-β boot camp day which provides you with a crash course on this target’s journey, from core biology and function to TGF-β in oncology, advanced the role in IO to methods for targeting and beyond. This is your one-stop shop for all things TGF-β. Whether you are new to the field or a seasoned expert, this interactive boot camp day will bring you up to date on the current state of play of the industry and set you up for clinical success in 2022!

8:30 am Coffee Morning

Synopsis

Login to our virtual coffee room to meet your fellow colleagues and kick start the conversation!

TGF-β in Biology & Evolution

9:00 am TGF-β Function in Tissue Ecosystems of Cancer & Immunotherapy

9:40 am History of TGF-β in Oncology – Lessons from Small Molecule Inhibitors of ALK5

10:20 am Roundtable Discussion

11:00 am Speed Networking

Synopsis

Join this dedicated speed networking session to meet and connect with your biopharma peers in randomized 1-2-1 meetings

Exploiting the Mode of Action of TGF-β

11:40 am Narrowing Down on the IO Role of TGF-β

  • Wanjun Chen Senior Investigator & Chief, Mucosal Immunology, NIH

12:20 pm Targeted TGF-β: From Antibodies to Cell Therapy

1:00 pm Lunch Break

Advanced Modeling to Close the Translational Gap

2:00 pm Advanced Biomaterials to Model Cancer Progression & Therapy: Closing the Translational Gap

  • Ankur Singh Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering & Mechanical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology

2:40 pm Roundtable Discussion

  • Wanjun Chen Senior Investigator & Chief, Mucosal Immunology, NIH
  • Chantal Kuhn Principal Scientist, Takeda Oncology
  • Ankur Singh Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering & Mechanical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology

3:20 pm End of Boot Camp Day