eXTReMe Tracker
Gene Therapy Net RSS feed Follow Gene Therapy Net on Twitter LinkedIn - Gene Therapy Net discussion group Facebook - Gene Therapy Net

Newsletter May 2013

Gene Therapy Net Banner
News: EMA Consultation: Draft guideline on the clinical investigation of medicinal products for the treatment of Duchenne and Becker muscular dystrophy
The European Medicines Agency has recently published a draft guideline on the clinical investigation of medicinal products for the treatment of Duchenne and Becker muscular dystrophy. Recent advances in basic and clinical research have opened new perspectives for future therapeutic options in Duchenne and Becker muscular dystrophy (DBMD). As most of the cases of Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD) have an onset in early childhood, while the onset of Becker muscular dystrophy (BMD) covers a broader age spectrum, specific difficulties have been identified that pertain to diagnostic criteria, age- and stage related clinical relevance and different safety aspects.
Read more...

News: Netherlands Gene Therapy Office launches website
The aim of the governmental Gene Therapy Office is to streamline the licensing and permit granting procedures for clinical gene therapy studies in The Netherlands and to provide more insight into the procedures for investigators. The Gene Therapy Office is primarily a service for professionals conducting clinical gene therapy research involving human subjects. The official website is www.loketgentherapie.nl.
Read more...

Conferences
- 15 – 18 May 2013, American Society of Gene and Cell Therapy (ASGCT) 16th Annual Meeting, Salt Lake City, Utah
- 4 – 6 July 2013, The 19th Annual Meeting of the Japan Society of Gene Therapy (JSGT), Okayama, Japan
- 12 – 14 August 2013, International Conference on Genetic Engineering & Genetically Modified Organisms, Raleigh, North Carolina
- 23 – 25 October 2013, 2nd International Conference and Exhibition on Cell & Gene Therapy, Orlanda, Florida
- 24 – 28 October 2013, VII Congress of the Spanish Society of Gene (SETGyC) and Cell Therapy, and XXI Congress of the European Society of Gene and Cell Therapy (ESGCT), Madrid, Spain
- 20 – 22 November 2013, 12th Annual Gene Therapy Symposium for Heart, Lung, and Blood Diseases, Sonoma, California

Read more...

Gene Therapy Net is the information resource for basic and clinical research in gene therapy, and the site serves as a network in the exchange of gene therapy information and breaking news items. Visitors can keep track of the latest scientific papers, conference announcements, gene therapy jobs, regulations and guidelines. Other information websites created and maintained by the owner of Gene Therapy Net are Dengue Virus Net, Influenza Virus Net and Chikungunya Virus Net.
To unsubscribe from the Newsletter, please login and edit your subscription details or contact us. You are currently registered as: {subtag:name}, email address: {subtag:email}.