The 4th Annual Biomarker and Companion Diagnostics Conference

The 4th Annual MarketsandMarkets Biomarker and Companion Diagnostics Conference will address the gaps between early stage biomarker development and the commercialization stage of biomarkers. Leading industry and academic experts will share their case studies focusing on advancements in the companion diagnostics area.



Thursday, February 7

9:10 a.m.

 Iman Jilani Keynote Presentation: From sample management to validation to final sample analysis data.
9:40 a.m.  Katherine Call Biomarker Candidates to Qualified Markers – Approaches and Case Studies
10:10 a.m.  Jeff Miller Streamlined CDx™ - A Proven Strategy to Accelerate Drug Approvals
11:10 a.m.  Joshua LaBaer Functional proteome array screening strategies for biomarker discovery
11:40 a.m.  Mark Ma Development of PD Biomarkers to Support Therapeutics for rare diseases
12:10 p.m.  James McDuffie Leveraging immunoaffinity-proteomics to identify and validate next-generation drug-induced
12:40 p.m.  Qihong Huang Non-invasive diagnosis of lung cancer
2:10 p.m.  Ken Bloom Beyond DNA: Using Molecular Insights for Better Patient Identification
2:40 p.m.  Thomas Briggs Minimizing PreAnalytical Variables to Improve Diagnostic Sample Quality
2:55 p.m.  Rolf Muller High-Specificity and High-Throughput liquid biopsy Technology
4:25 p.m.  Howard Federoff Peripheral metabolome and cognitive function
4:55 p.m.  Adil Daud What do we know about turning immunologically cold to hot tumors?


Friday, February 8

9:10 a.m.  Mike Baratta Keynote Presentation: Intact Biomarkers, Are we Looking Under the Wrong Rocks?
9:40 a.m.  Jaya Goyal From Clinical Trial Assay to Companion Diagnostics
10:10 a.m.  Will Westra Genomic architecture differences at the HTT locus underlie symptomatic
11:30 a.m.  Julianne Smith Next-generation CAR T-cells
12:30 p.m.  John Rossi Primary and secondary mechanisms of resistance to ant-CD19 CAR T cell therapy in NHL
1:00 p.m.  Paul Wood Endogenous Anti-Inflammatory Very-Long-Chain Dicarboxylic Acids: Potential Chemopreventive Lipids




The Westin San Diego Gaslamp Quarter
910 Broadway Cir
San Diego, CA