Nucleic Acids


  • Peter Dedon, MD, PhD

    Singapore Professor, Department of Biological Engineering; Lead Principal Investigator, Singapore-MIT Alliance for Research and Technology (SMART) Antimicrobial Resistance Interdisciplinary Research Group (AMR IRG)

    Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

    New Sequencing and Mass Spectrometry Tools for Quantitative Analysis of DNA and RNA Modifications and Damage

  • Maitreyi Chattopadhyay, PhD

    CMC Reviewer, Gene Therapy Branch, Division of Cellular & Gene Therapies, Office of Tissues & Advanced Therapies


    Regulatory Framework of Plasmids and mRNA-Based Products for Gene Therapy, a CBER Perspective

  • James Richardson, PhD

    Senior Science and Standards Liaison, Global Biologics

    US Pharmacopeial Convention (USP)

    US Pharmacopeia Standards Development to Support Nucleic Acid-Based Products

  • Ram Shankar

    Manager R&D

    PlasmidFactory GmbH & Co. KG

    Minicircle DNA as Starting Material for Development of ATMPs

  • James W. Brown, PhD

    Chief of Staff and Vice President, Corporate Development


    Large-Scale Production of Plasmid DNA and mRNA to Support Therapeutic and Vaccine Development

  • Aleš Štrancar, PhD

    CEO and Chief Business Development Officer

    BIA Separations

    Peter Gagnon

    Chief Scientific Officer

    BIA Separations

    Integrated Production Process of mRNA from E. coli to Highly Purified mRNA with Outstanding Yield

  • Andreas Kuhn

    Senior Vice President & Head of RNA Biochemistry & Manufacturing


    Therapeutic mRNA: Manufacturing and Regulatory Considerations

  • Lawrence C. Thompson, PhD

    Senior Principal Scientist and Group Leader, BioTherapeutics Pharm Sci, Analytical Research and Development

    Pfizer, Inc.

    Characterization of DNA Starting Materials

  • Paul Blainey, PhD

    Core Institute Member; Tenured Associate Professor, MIT Department of Biological Engineering

    Broad Institute

  • Tommy Duncan

    Chief Business Officer

    Touchlight Genetics Ltd