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peptide2017 The Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (CIGB) is pleased to announce the 4th International Symposium on Synthetic Peptide as Human and Veterinary Pharmaceutical Products “Synthetic Peptides 2017” which will be held at the Cayo Santa María hotel, Cuba, from June 22nd-25th, 2017.

The Meeting will cover topics regarding with Synthetic Peptide Chemistry and their Biological Application in human and veterinary fields. We will talk about modification of peptides, combinatorial peptide library, peptide structure and function and macromolecular peptide assemblies, peptide pharmacokinetic studies, peptide therapeutics and vaccines, peptides in diagnostics and biomaterials, peptide formulation and delivery, peptide manufacturing and peptides in the clinic. It is our intention to additionally provide an adequate environment to promote scientific collaboration and interaction between scientists attending this meeting.

Synthetic Peptides will be held from June 22nd-25th, 2017 at the Cayo Santa María hotel, Cuba.

Symposium Sessions topics

      • Synthetic Chemistry of Peptides

      • Modification of peptides

      • Combinatorial Chemistry

      • Peptide Structure and Function

      • Macromolecular Peptide Assemblies

      • Peptide Pharmacokinetic Studies

      • Bioactive Peptides

      • Peptide Therapeutics and Vaccines

      • Peptides in Diagnostics

      • Peptide Biomaterials

      • Peptide Formulation and Delivery

      • Peptide Manufacturing

      • Peptides in the Clinic

Synthetic Peptides will be held from June 22nd-25th, 2017 at the Cayo Santa María hotel.

Speakers

List of Oral presentations
The following Oral Presentations will be delivered at Synthetic Peptides 2017:
Speaker Title Institution Country
Gerardo E. Guillén Nieto, PhD. Biomedical Research at CIGB and the development of drug peptides and peptide based vaccines.
Biomedical Research Director, Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, Cuba
Cuba
Istvan Toth, Prof. Lipophilic peptide and vaccine delivery systems
ARC Australian Professorial Fellow, Chair in Biological Chemistry, Professor of Pharmacy, Group Leader IMB Division of Structural Biology, The University of Queensland, Australia
Australia
Clemencia Pinilla, PhD. Positional Scanning Libraries: Concepts, Elucidation of T cell Specificity and Drug Lead Discovery
Associate Member, Head of Immunochemistry Department, Torrey Pines Institute for Molecular Studies, San Diego, California. Adjunct Associate Professor, Biology Department, San Diego State University.
USA
Luis Javier González, PhD. Characterization by ESI-MS of low-abundance modified variants of peptides generated under stressed conditions and chemical synthesis
Head of Systems Biology Department, Biomedical Research, Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, Cuba
Cuba
Hojo class= Hironobu Hojo, Prof. A new strategy for the synthesis of proteins

Director of Laboratory of Protein Organic Chemistry. Institute for Protein Research, Osaka University

japan
  Mario P. Estrada García, PhD. Peptides as powerful tool in Drugs and Vaccines for Veterinary use
Director of Agricultural Biotechnology Research, Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, Cuba
Cuba
Richard Naidoo, Prof. Peptide/biomarker isolation using MALDI Imaging
Associate Professor and Medical Scientist, Faculty of Health Science, Division of Anatomical Pathology, Clinical and Laboratory Sciences, University of Cape Town, South Africa
South Africa
Maribel Guerra, PhD Comparative analysis reveals amino acids critical for anticancer activity of peptide CIGB-552
Project leader, Novel anticancer peptides (CIGB-552), Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, Cuba
Cuba
Mariano Venanzi, Prof. Peptide nanostructures for biomedicine and bionanotechnology
Dept. Chemical Sciences and Technologies, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Italy
Italy
Jesus Junco Barranco, M.D; PhD Clinical trials with Heberprovac, a vaccine candidate against prostate cancer. Assessment of their safety and effectiveness over time.
Project leader, Therapeutic vaccine against prostate cancer (HeberProvac), Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, Cuba
Cuba
Mariusz Skwarczynski, PhD. Multiantigenic peptide-polymer conjugates as therapeutic vaccines against cervical cancer
Senior Research Fellow, School of Chemistry and Molecular Biosciences, Faculty of Biological & Chemical Sciences,The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
South Africa
María del Carmen Domínguez, Prof. CIGB-814, a new therapeutic peptide for rheumatoid arthritis, from the bioinformatic design to the phase I clinical trial
Professor, Ph.D. Head of Autoimmunity Project (CIGB-814)”, Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, Cuba
Cuba
Laszlo Lorantfy, PhD. Peptide purification by industrial Centrifugal Partition Chromatography CSO at RotaChrom Technologiai Kft, Hungary Hungary
Beatrix Ueberheide, PhD. Characterizing of peptide toxin diversity libraries using chemical derivatization and mass spectrometry
Director Proteomics Resource Center, Assistant Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology, New York University, Langone Medical Center, USA
USA
Jorge Berlanga, PhD. GHRP-6: The wizardry of a small peptide before worldwide challenging diseases
Head of Cytoprotection Research Project, Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, Cuba
 
Cuba
Yunier Rodriguez, PhD.
Enhancement of the inhibitory effect of an IL-15 antagonist peptide by alanine scanning and D-amino acids substitutions

Researcher, Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, Cuba
Cuba
Adriana Soutullo, PhD Synthetic peptides as "magnifying glasses" for design a vaccine candidate against Equine Infectious Anemia Virus, studying the immune response”
Lecturer at the Faculty of Biochemistry and Biological Sciences, Litoral National University. Supervisor of Lab Diagnostic and Research in Animal Health, Production Ministry, Government of Santa Fe Province, Argentina
Arg
  Alexei Fedórovish Licea Navarro, PhD Isolation and identification of biologically active conopeptides combining transcriptomics and proteomics tools Experimental and Applied Biology Division, CICESE Mexico
Diana Garcia del Barco, M.D, Prof. CIGB845 potential therapeutic tool for neurodegenerative diseases
Full Professor, M.D., Ph.D, Head of Neuroprotection project (CIGB-845”, Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, Cuba
Cuba
Dania Vázquez-Blomquist, PhD. CIGB-300: A Novel Peptide-based Experimental Drug with perspectives for Cancer Targeted Therapy
Researcher at Pharmacogenomic Group, Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, Cuba
Cuba
Gerardo Corzo Burguete, PhD. In vivo and in vitro antimicrobial capacity of arachnid-derived peptides against selected infectious bacteria
Dpto. Medicina Molecular y Bioprocesos, Instituto de Biotecnología –UNAM
UK
Alina Rodriguez Mallon, PhD. Peptides used in the immnulogical control of ticks
Head of Animal Biotechnology Department. Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, CIGB
Cuba
Jonathan Lovell, Prof. Liposomes containing Cobalt-Porphyrin-Phospholipid (CoPoP) as a vaccine adjuvant for his-tagged MPER peptides
Assistant Professor, University at Buffalo, State University of New York


Cuba
Glay Chinea Santiago, PhD. Unraveling Functional Sites on Domain III of the Envelope Protein of Dengue Virus and Design of Antiviral Peptide Inhibitors
Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, CIGB


Cuba
Celia Fernández Ortega, PhD. Cell Penetration and Secondary Structure of a Synthetic Peptide with Anti-HIV Activity

Head of HIV Therapy Research. Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, CIGB


Cuba

 

 

Sponsors

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Silver CIGB    Danyel CIM Iberostar bcfarma bcfarma
Heber  BCF
Gases    BCF

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Call for Sponsorship:

We are pleased to offer companies and organizations the opportunity to be corporate sponsors for the International Meeting Synthetic Peptides 2017, which will be held in Cayo Santa María from June 22 to June 25, 2017.

The Meeting will cover topics regarding with Synthetic Peptide Chemistry and their Biological Application in human and veterinary fields. We will talk about modification of peptides, combinatorial peptide library, peptide structure and function and macromolecular peptide assemblies, peptide pharmacokinetic studies, peptide therapeutics and vaccines, peptides in diagnostics and biomaterials, peptide formulation and delivery, peptide manufacturing and peptides in the clinic. It is our intention to additionally provide an adequate environment to promote scientific collaboration and interaction between scientists attending this meeting.

Sponsors are very important to the Workshop, and the Organizing Committee ensures that their contribution is well recognized. We hope you will be part of the International Meeting Synthetic Peptides 2017!

Contacting us: For any other questions or requests, please email the Organizing Committee.