Biotech Week Boston highlights research progress in cell and gene therapy

By Samantha Black, PhD, The Science Advisory Board editor in chief

September 23, 2021 -- At Biotech Week Boston, ScienceBoard.net spoke with experts in cell and gene therapy technologies.

Biotech Week Boston is a collection of several industry-leading events, including BioProcess International, Cell & Gene Therapy Manufacturing & Commercialization US, and TIDES USA. The event was held at the Boston Convention Center from September 21-23. In attendance were life science professionals with expertise in discovery, financing, manufacturing, and clinical trials.

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We caught up with the following experts:

  • Stefano Menegatti, associate professor at North Carolina State University
  • Armon Sharei, founder and CEO of SQZ Biotech
  • Fabian Gerlinghaus, co-founder and CEO of Cellares
  • Andrew Tustian, director of viral process development at Regeneron Pharmaceuticals

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