|Colloid Group Meetings|
5th Annual MIBio Conference MIBio 2015: Stability of biopharmaceuticals – From molecular interactions to successful products 21st October 2015, Cripps Court, Magdalene College, Cambridge, UK.
The MIBio conference series engages world leading experts from industry and academia in a discussion on how the latest molecular interaction based discoveries can be exploited in biopharmaceutical formulation to produce more effective, patient-friendly and safer therapeutic products. Seven key experts in the field will present during the day on this topic, and, as is traditional in the MIBio series, there will be opportunities for audience participation. We will be inviting abstracts for poster submissions and welcome applications for sponsor and exhibitor slots. We look forward to seeing you at MIBio 2015! The conference website can be found here: www.mibio-conference.com
The MIBio 2015 organising committee is:
• Jan Jezek (Arecor)
• Nicholas J. Darton (Arecor)
• Tejash Shah (GSK)
• Stephen Harding (University of Nottingham)
McBain Awards Day, SCI, London, UK Tuesday 8 December 2015
Professor Rachel O’ Reilly from Warwick University has been awarded the 2014 McBain medal for her pioneering research in novel polymeric nanoparticles, responsive materials and controlled self-assembly. The 2015 McBain medal has been awarded to Professor Giuseppe Battaglia of Univerity College, London, for his work in developing novel functional polymers for biomedical applications, design rules for self-assembly of soft-matter and the development of colloidal systems for drug delivery. Both winners will be presented with their award at the McBain meeting on 8th December at the SCI Headquarters in Belgrave Square. Additionally invited speakers at the symposium are:
A subsidised delegate rate is available for PhD students, and there are a limited number of poster spaces available for students to present their research. These will be allocated on registration on a first-come first-served basis. Online registration for the meeting is now open, please follow this link.