Community Event: SoPE Houston – Fostering a Culture of Physician Innovation
Houston’s Dr. Billy Cohn will spend the night discussing ways that interested members of the life science entrepreneurial community can contribute to the ever-growing Houston life science ecosystem. From his roots as a Cardiothoracic Surgeon, Dr. Cohn has come to symbolize the potential that Houston physicians have in commercializing their ideas. He will be presenting from the Center for Device Innovation, the newly opened J&J facility which he runs, within the TMCx complex. We are excited to have you join …
10th Annual WISE Luncheon
By celebrating the achievements of women leaders in science, we want to inspire others to pursue research and applications that will spur economic prosperity and improve the quality of life for our region and our state as a whole. WISE is more than just a luncheon. It is a place where everyone can come together to share their ideas, tell their stories and fall in love with math and science all over again.
2019 WISE HONOREES
Maria Elena Bottazzi, Ph.D.
Agilvax is a preclinical biotechnology company that discovers and develops immunotherapies to combat cancer and targeted vaccines against infectious diseases using its proprietary virus-like-particle (VLP) technology.
We are seeking a highly self-motivated and goal-oriented cell/molecular biologist. The candidate will perform in vitro studies and design experiments and analyze data from ex vivo studies in collaboration with a variety of academic and industry partners. The research will encompass molecular, cellular, and preclinical studies relating to the development and testing of VLP/DNA-based therapeutics.
Utilize broad technical expertise in cell and/or molecular biology for immunotherapy discovery and to design in vitro …