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Maxwell Centre

Event Type: 
Maxwell plus - for events co-organised by the Maxwell programme

Host:        Office for Translational Research / Maxwell Centre, University of Cambridge 

Date:        Wednesday 26th January 2022 (6.00-7.45pm GMT)

Location: This event will take place online. Please register on Eventbrite and joining details will be circulated prior to the event.



18:00 Welcome: Dr Padraig Mulcahy, Cambridge Academy of Therapeutic Sciences, University of Cambridge


Session Chair: Dr Agnieszka Iwasiewicz-Wabnig, Director of Partnership Development, Maxwell Centre, University of Cambridge









18:10 Prof Oren Scherman, Director of the Melville Laboratory, Chemistry Department, University of Cambridge

Talk title: “Filling the gap: hydrogels for post-resection delivery towards treatment of Glioblastoma”








18:35 Prof Alexei Lapkin, Director of the Innovation Centre in Digital Molecular Technologies (iDMT) and Prof of Sustainable Reaction Engineering, Cambridge, UK

Talk title: "Developing the full digital stack for new research paradigm in molecular sciences"








19:00 Mr Simon Tilley, Product Management Lead for Health & Life Sciences, SAS, Marlow, UK

Title:  Searching high-dimensional space for new uses of existing medicines.

Sub-title:  What drugs can we use against Covid that we’ve already licensed?






19:20 Post-talk speaker panel

19:40 – Meeting close

Wednesday, 26 January, 2022 - 18:00 to 19:45
Contact name: 
Dr Alex Samoshkin
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