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FDA, NIH Issue Guidance on Conducting Clinical Trials During a Pandemic

ASGCT Staff | April 06, 2020

Resources are available for researchers and patients looking for clinical trials information during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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ASGCT Takes 2020 Annual Meeting Virtual

ASGCT Staff | April 01, 2020

ASGCT has come to the conclusion that it is only possible to fulfill the Society’s mission by hosting the 23rd Annual Meeting virtually and as-scheduled. It is our hope that the ability to share innovative science, connect virtually with peers from around the world, and learn from one another will bring forth a sense of renewed optimism and a return to normalcy at what will be a key point in the fight against COVID-19.

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Women's History Month Q&A with Nicole Paulk

Edith Pfister, Ph.D. | March 26, 2020

To celebrate Women's History Month, we talked to Nicole Paulk, Ph.D., from the University of California, San Francisco. She shared some helpful tips about what to keep in mind when choosing a mentor, why we need more women in the field at every level, and why the future is so exciting for gene and cell therapy.

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Could Gene and Cell Therapy be the Future of Endometriosis Treatment?

Eoghan J. Mulholland, Ph.D. | March 20, 2020

Advances in gene and cell therapies are rapidly evolving, so we also want to look into the great potential these therapies may have in the battle against endometriosis.

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ASGCT 2020 Election Open Through April 10

ASGCT Staff | March 18, 2020

All full and transitional members are eligible to vote for the five open positions on the Board of Directors.

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There's Still Time to Renew Your Membership

ASGCT Staff | March 05, 2020

Make sure you maintain your exclusive member benefits, including registration discounts for the 23rd Annual Meeting.

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Live Annual Meeting Schedule Updates on the ASGCT App

ASGCT Staff | February 11, 2020

The ASGCT 23rd Annual Meeting preliminary schedule is now available on the free meeting app.

 

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Sean Doerr Shares How He's Embracing Life with Pompe Disease

ASGCT Staff | February 06, 2020

In this Q&A, Sean Doerr, 29, talks about living his life with a genetic disorder that took years to diagnose, the importance of being your own advocate, and why he believes it's an "exciting time to have Pompe disease."

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ASGCT Applauds FDA's Gene Therapy Guidance Documents

Adora Ndu, PharmD, J.D. | February 03, 2020

Dr. Ndu is chair of the ASGCT Regulatory Affairs Committee and Vice President of Regulatory Affairs; Policy, Research, Engagement (PRE) & International at BioMarin Pharmaceutical Inc.

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Abstracts Deadline Extended for the 23rd Annual Meeting

ASGCT Staff | January 29, 2020

There's still time to seize the opportunity to present your work to more than 5,000 leaders in the field of gene and cell therapy.

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Advocacy Reflects on Accomplishments and Looks Ahead to Future Efforts

ASGCT Staff | January 20, 2020

Learn about ASGCT's advocacy accomplishments in 2019 and our priorities for 2020.

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ASGCT Releases Three-Year Strategic Plan

Edith Pfister, Ph.D. | January 16, 2020

Gene and cell therapies are rapidly transforming medicine. Read the full 2020 strategic plan to understand where ASGCT is heading, and why.

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Watch "Life After Gene Therapy" from ASGCT and NORD

ASGCT Staff | January 10, 2020

The fifth and final webinar in this series explores the personal journeys  of two patients who received gene therapy.

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ASGCT Invited to Join USP as a Voting Member

ASGCT Staff | January 08, 2020

ASGCT’s Regulatory Affairs Committee Chair, Adora Ndu, PharmD, J.D., (pictured below at the Policy Summit) will serve as the ASGCT delegate to the USP Convention for a five-year cycle.

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Policy Summit Slides Are Now Available

ASGCT Staff | December 18, 2019

We're excited to offer presentation slides to all of our members from the 2019 ASGCT Policy Summit last month in Washington, D.C.

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Make a Virtual Visit to the 2019 Annual Meeting

ASGCT Staff | December 17, 2019

Videos from the ASGCT 22nd Annual Meeting are now available on our YouTube channel.

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2020

23rd Annual Meeting

May 12-15 | Boston