Oncology Immuno-Oncology Global Conference Countdown
August 6, 2020 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM ET

AUGUST 6, 2020



Participate online from everywhere



Poster Presentation or Webinar



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Why Attend
We bring the Event, Learning, Experience, Innovation, Resources to YOU!
Join virtually from the comfort of your office, lab or home while decreasing your traveling time and cost.
  • Engage and network with top industry leaders in Life Science, Pharma and Academia through interactive and intuitive chat capabilities.
  • Engage in the latest research trends, services and solutions by interacting with top supplier experts at our virtual booths.
  • Learn and experience by presenting your research and viewing others through virtual poster sessions and webinars.
  • Accelerate your research by attending one of our keynote presentations and interact in a live Q&A or view one of our on-demand sessions or product spotlights from industry leaders.

Welcome to LSE's Virtual Conference

Join us for a global research conference, held virtually on August 6, 2020. This virtual event will be focused on the areas of Oncology and Immuno-Oncology. We will be hosting the conference online and welcoming scientists to connect and collaborate with each other as well as with commercial entities who will be exhibiting during the conference. We welcome any scientist to present their work via webinar and poster sessions. Our virtual conference allows you to participate in a global setting with no travel or cost to you and offers a high degree of interaction with live webinars and chat sessions for attendee and exhibitor communication and collaboration. Our event site will remain available 30 days from the date of the live event.

Our event will be produced on a highly developed virtual platform, allowing you to watch, learn and connect seamlessly across all desktop or mobile devices. To show our appreciation for your participation, we have put enabled this event with gamification and put together a Point System for you to win prizes during this conference. The Prize Center includes LSE Sponsored Prizes for overall engagement, overall breakout session engagement, hourly prizes for live attendance and Vendor Sponsored Prizes. Throughout the event, you will be able to see how you rank on the Leaderboard and compete for the prizes you want! Earn points as you attend webinar presentations, visit exhibitor booths, chat with vendor representatives at the booths, network with colleagues and download booth content.

About Us

Established in 2005, Life Science Exhibits’ mission has been to bring scientists together and provide an avenue for researchers and commercial entities to network through events on campuses of major research institutions across the United States. In 2020, during the height of the COVID-19 pandemic, we are embarking on a new avenue to continue our mission through Life Science Exhibits’ Virtual Events.

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Key Dates

  • Attendee Registration Deadline - August 6, 2020You can register up until the date of the event; however, the deadline to register to present your work through webinar or poster presentations is July 24, 2020.
  • Attendee Webinar & Poster Session Submission Deadline - July 24, 2020Webinars and poster sessions will be presented on August 6, 2020 and include a live Q&A session with the presenter. If you would like to present your work during this conference, please indicate if you would like to present a webinar or poster on the registration form; you will be asked to submit a brief abstract. The deadline to submit your work and presenter bio is July 24, 2020.
  • Event Day - August 6, 2020 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM ETThis exciting event will go live starting at 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM on August 6, 2020. Attendees will have the flexibility to log in and log out throughout the Virtual Event and visit vendor booths, chat with exhibiting vendors, network with the other researchers, visit poster sessions and attend webinars.

Exhibiting Companies



August 6, 2020

9:00 AM - 9:30 AM ET

Your T Cell Activation Toolbox

Berit Reed
Global Product Manager at Thermo Fisher Scientific
9:30 AM - 10:00 AM ET

Sample Preparation for Virus Studies with the Precellys Homogenizers

Dr. Floriane Cohen
Field Application Scientist at Bertin Technologies
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM ET

Transfection Optimization for Biotherapeutic Antibody Production and Viral Vector Workflows

Leisha Kopp
Applications Scientist at Mirus Bio
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM ET

Tumor Stem Cells Arising from a Non-Stem Origin Maintain a Differentiated Phenotype and Modulate T Cell Activity

Cherie Scurrah
Ph.D. Candidate at Vanderbilt University, Department of Cell & Developmental Biology
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM ET

How to Design a Good Vector for Your Cancer Research

Dr. Joan Marcano
Northwest Territory Manager at VectorBuilder
11:30 AM-12:00 PM ET

Pheno-RNA, a Method to Associate Genes with a Specific Phenotype, Identifies Genes Linked to Cellular Transformation

Dr. Rabih Darwiche
Postdoctoral Research Fellow at Harvard Medical School, Department of Biological Chemistry & Molecular Pharmacology
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM ET

Advanced Flow Cytometry Techniques to Functionally Characterize Immunotherapies

Dr. Chris Langsdorf
Research & Development Staff Scientist at Thermo Fisher Scientific
12:30 PM - 1:00 PM ET
1:00 PM - 1:30 PM ET

Simultaneous Proteomics and Transcriptomics Powered by TotalSeqTM: Comprehensive Multiomics Solutions for T and B Cells

Dr. Miguel Tam
Sr. Manager, Strategic and Product Marketing at BioLegend
1:30 PM - 2:00 PM ET

Spatial Mapping of Gene Expression in Tumors Using the RNAscope™ Technology

Dr. Anushka Dikshit
Application Scientist at Advanced Cell Diagnostics
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM ET

Research Solutions for Tumor-Infiltrating Leukocytes

Carina Emery
Product Manager, Sample Preparation at Miltenyi Biotec, Inc.
2:30 PM - 3:00 PM ET

Nanoscale Metal-Organic Frameworks Potentiate Radiotherapy for Cancer Immunotherapy

Dr. Kaiyuan Ni
Postdoctoral Research Assistant at the University of Chicago, Department of Chemistry
3:00 PM - 3:30 PM ET

Immune Cell Restoration After Various Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation Regimens in Leukemia Patients

Dr. Irina St. Louis
Assistant Professor at the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Department of Medicine
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM ET

Novel Role of TBK1 and TTK in Spindle-Assembly Checkpoint and Cancer

Dr. Meenu Maan
Post-Doctoral Fellow at H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center, Department of Tumor Biology
4:00 PM - 4:30 PM ET

Targeting Fidgetin-Like 2 to Enhance T-Cell Trafficking and Infiltration to Solid Tumors

Dr. Abhi Dey
Lead Scientist at MicroCures Inc.
4:30 PM - 5:00 PM ET

Poster Session

11:00 AM - 1:00 PM ET

Tumor Suppressor Turned Rogue

speaker Dr. Damien Mathew Assistant Professor at University of Minnesota, Department of Radiation Oncology

Cancer Neoepitope Identification in Soluble HLA from Patient Plasma

speaker Dr. Julie Rumble Manager, Immunology Contract Services at Cayman Chemical Company

ABL1, Overexpressed in Hepatocellular Carcinomas, Regulates Expression of NOTCH1 and Promotes Development of Liver Tumors in Mice

speaker Dr. Fang Wang Postdoctoral Fellow at Loyola University Chicago, Department of Hematology/Oncology

Reliable and Effective Positive Isolation of CD45+ Tumor-Infiltrating Leukocytes by MACS® and REAlease® Technologies

speaker Carina Emery Product Manager, Sample Preparation at Miltenyi Biotec, Inc.

Study of Variation of Attenuation Coefficient in Different Skin Types and Age Groups Using Optical Coherence Tomography

speaker Qiuyun Xu Ph.D. Student at Wayne State University, Department of Biomedical Engineering

Cancer Mutation Quantification Down to 0.1% MAF in 90 Minutes Using a Novel dPCR Platform with a 1-Step Workflow

speaker Christina Bouwens Senior Application Scientist at COMBiNATi

Optimized CRISPR Editing to Enable Cancer Research

speaker Dr. Ania Wronski Associate Director, Product Management at Synthego

High Sensitivity Detection of Extracellular Vesicles PS-captured by Conventional Flow Cytometry

speaker Dr. Naomi Tsurutani Sales Manager at FUJIFILM Wako Laboratory Chemicals

A Potential Strategy to Enhance the Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation Efficiency

speaker Anoushka Khanna Senior Research Fellow at the Drug Repurposing and Translational Research Lab, Institute of Nuclear Medicine and Allied Sciences, DRDO (Delhi, India)

Modulating DNA Repair Choice to Improve Efficiency of CRISPR-Based Gene Editing

speaker Husam Al-hraishawi Ph.D. Candidate at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, Cancer Institute of New Jersey

ATRX Loss of Function Impairs Self-Renewal in Glioma Stem Cells by Sensitization to Proton Radiation Therapy

speaker Ángel Adrian Garcés M.S. Candidate at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Department of Radiation Oncology

Design, Synthesis, Evaluation and Structural Studies of Small Molecule Inhibitors of the PD-1/PD-L1 Protein-Protein Interaction

speaker Subhadwip Basu Ph.D. Student at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, Department of Medicinal Chemistry

Effect of Tank Binding Kinase (TBK1) Inhibitor BX795 on Immune Mediated T Cell Functions

speaker Fatema Khambati Research Associate at Moffitt Cancer Center