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Clinical Trials in a Dish: A Perspective on the Coming Revolution in Drug Development

What if there was a more efficient way to select safer drugs to move into clinical development while reducing attrition? How much time and money could be saved and how much energy could be refocused on enabling safe drugs that address unmet medical needs to reach patients more quickly? Clinical Trials in a Dish (CTiD) studies are poised to revolutionize thinking about practical, immediate and near-term applications in the field of drug discovery and development.

SLAS TECHNOLOGY SPECIAL ISSUE

Innovative Technology Accelerates Cell-Based Therapies

The rapid expansion of T-cell and other cell-based therapies has ignited discussions about how clinicians and researchers harvest, culture, process or directly alter therapeutic cells. The guest editors of a new SLAS Technology Special Issue delve into innovative tools that improve the process by scaling up manufacturing, reducing costs and improving safety.

SCIENTIFIC PROGRAM IS TOPS!

Even More at Home with SLAS...

By Sabeth Verpoorte, Ph.D.

I really enjoyed the 2018 SLAS Europe Conference and Exhibition held last month in Brussels, Belgium. It was a resounding success in my eyes – both from my perspective as Society president and as a participant seeking educational value. SLAS CEO Vicki Loise provided some organizational detail in her blog post, “It’s a Wrap! First SLAS Europe Conference and Exhibition is a Success,” so I’ll focus on its value to me as a participant.