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EPSRC IRC in Targeted Delivery for Hard-to-Treat Cancers


The IRC will be holding a showcasing and networking event on 4th May 2023 at the Maxwell Centre in West Cambridge, to share the latest developments in our research with scientists and researchers from industry and academia. The event will feature presentations and poster sessions to showcase our novel drug delivery technologies including hydrogels, bio-electronic devices and high capacity nano-vehicles.

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Downloadable programme


12:30    Poster session and networking lunch

13:30    Welcome and introduction 

13:40    Local therapeutic delivery for brain cancer: an interdisciplinary approach 

14:00     Bionic chemotherapy: Precision treatment of inoperable brain tumours 

14:20     Organic nanocarriers for drug delivery to solid tumours 

14:40     Q&A session

15:00     Coffee break and poster session

15:30     A chick egg model for testing therapies in mesothelioma 

15:50     Supporting technology translation with manufacturing research 

16:10     Q&A session

16:30     Wrap up and close 

16:30-17:30       Poster session and networking