Imperial College London

ProfessorEricAlton

Faculty of MedicineNational Heart & Lung Institute

Chair in Gene Therapy
 
 
 
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Contact

 

+44 (0)20 7594 7937e.alton

 
 
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Assistant

 

Miss Samia Soussi +44 (0)20 7594 7980

 
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Location

 

Emmanuel Kaye BuildingRoyal Brompton Campus

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Summary

 

Collaborators

Boehringer Ingelheim, A global, research-driven pharmaceutical company in partnership with the wave 2 programme

Oxford Biomedical, Leading experts in manufacturing lentiviral vector-based therapies and in partnership with the wave 2 programme

Guest Lectures

AHSC Strategic Partnership Board - Cell & Gene Therapies, AHSC Strategic Partnership Board, London, 2020

Advances in cell and gene therapies: an update for healthcare professionals, Advances in cell and gene therapies, London, 2019

Invitation to Speak at Roche - Gene therapy for cystic fibrosis; an update, Roche, Basel, 2019

Invitation to present at Oxford Rare Disease Symposium - Gene therapy for cystic fibrosis, Pembroke College, Oxford, 2019

AAPS Workshop: Opportunities and Challenges in Translating Cell and Gene Therapy Products - Title: Gene Therapy for Cystic Fibrosis: Update and Lessons Learned, AAPS Workshop, London, 2019

Invitation to Speak at Vertex ECFS Symposium - Looking beyond protein modulation – Gene therapy, Vertex ECFS, Liverpool, 2019

14th Annual World Advanced Therapies and Regenerative Medicine Congress - New clinical data: UK Cystic Fibrosis gene therapy program and CRM, 14th Annual World Advanced Therapies and Regenerative Medicine Congress, London, 2019

RDD Europe 2019 - Invitation to Speak and Write Article - Cystic Fibrosis Gene Therapy: Improving Lung Gene Transfer Using Lentiviral Vectors, RDD Europe, Portugal, 2019

Invitation to speak at RCP annual conference - Gene therapy for cystic fibrosis, RCP annual conference, Manchester, 2019

Invitation to speak at Vertex Innovation Forum - What’s next in cystic fibrosis?, Vertex Innovation, Oxford, 2019

Invitation to speak at a FORUM workshop on 'The future of gene therapies - next steps for the UK - The next generation of gene therapies, Academy of Medical Sciences and Cell and Gene Therapy Catapult’s FORUM workshop, London, 2019

Advanced Therapies Network Launch event - Gene Therapy for Cystic Fibrosis, moving from academia to industry adoption, Advanced Therapies Network, London, 2018

Postgraduate Research Symposium – Keynote speaker - Cystic fibrosis: from gene identification to gene therapy, King's College London DGCST, London, 2018

CATO Research Symposium - Cystic fibrosis: from gene identification to gene therapy, CATO Research Symposium, London, 2018

Biology in Action talk, The Training Partnership- Biology in Action, London, 2017

Darwin lecture on science and medicine - From gene identification to clinical benefit; the example of cystic fibrosis, Royal Society of Medicine, London, 2017

Invitation to speak in ESGCT congress in Berlin - Gene Therapy for Cystic Fibrosis: an update, ESGCT congress, Berlin, 2017

Invitation to Studium Winchester College - Gene therapy for cystic fibrosis, Studium Winchester College, Winchester, 2017

Lecture at the IRCM - Gene therapy for cystic fibrosis, Institut de recherches cliniques de Montréal, Montreal, 2017