Division of Biochemical Technology: Call for Abstracts

Submission Deadline: Monday, April 19, 2021

Program Chair(s): Caryn Heldt, Aaron Noyes

Note: Submission deadlines are at 11:59 EST on the day posted. Symposia, organizers and deadlines are subject to change. Last updated April 14, 2021.

Title    Type    Submission Type Organizer Cosponsor Description
Upstream Processing: Mammalian-Media & Metabolism Oral Contributed
    The growth of mammalian cells in chemically defined, nutrient-enhanced media is a cornerstone techno...
    Upstream Processing: Mammalian-Innovative Technologies Oral Contributed
      Mammalian cell culture has emerged as a dominant sector of biotechnology, wherein cells are harnesse...
      Upstream Processing: Mammalian-Novel Modalities Oral Contributed
        Mammalian cell culture is of increasing importance in biotechnology, with applications ranging acros...
        Upstream Processing: Advances in Perfusion & Reactor Engineering Oral Contributed
          In the last decade, technical advances in both upstream and downstream have led to the advent of int...
          Upstream Processing: Systems Biology & Omics-Tools & Applications Oral Contributed
            Living systems are complex and dynamic requiring understanding of both individual components and the...
            Upstream Processing: Engineering Microbial Communities & Non-Model Systems Oral Contributed
              Microbial communities and non-model organisms are increasingly used as production platforms for a wi...
              Upstream Processing: Process Development & Challenges for Cell-Based Products Oral Contributed
                Technological advances in the approaches and methods for ex vivo cell, tissue, and gene manipulation...
                Upstream Processing: Microbial Metabolic Engineering Oral Contributed
                  Advances in synthetic biology have enabled the design and construction of cell factories for the cle...
                  Upstream Processing: Synthetic Biology & Genome Engineering Oral Contributed
                    Synthetic biology and genome engineering represent the most fascinating areas in engineering biology...
                    Upstream Processing: High-Throughtput Screening & Automation Oral Contributed
                      The discovery and development of biotherapeutics and biotechnologies depends on successful upstream ...
                      Downstream Processing: Advances in Chromatographic Separations for mAbs Oral Contributed
                        This session hosts contributions focusing on practical and theoretical approaches that advance and o...
                        Downstream Processing: Advances in Chromatographic Separations for Novel Antibody Structures & Drug Conjugates Oral Contributed
                          This session calls for papers focused on the downstream processing of novel antibody structures whic...
                          Downstream Processing: Advances in Chromatographic Separations using Novel Stationary Phases Oral Contributed
                            Purification schemes using novel stationary phases will be examined in this session. The stationary ...
                            Downstream Processing: Non-Chromatography Based Separation of Biomolecules Oral Contributed
                              Protein purification methods based on mechanical separations like centrifugation, hydro cyclones and...
                              Downstream Processing: Membrane-Based Downstream Bioprocessing Oral Contributed
                                Membrane-based separation techniques are essential for processing of a wide range of biopharmaceutic...
                                Downstream Processing: High-Throughput Screening & Automation of Downstream Process Development Oral Contributed
                                  To align with the QbD (Quality by Design) paradigm and to facilitate accelerated program timelines, ...
                                  Downstream Processing: in Silico & Mechanistic Modeling of Downstream Bioseparations Oral Contributed
                                    Mechanistic models capable of describing bioseparations have long been available but have not yet ma...
                                    Downstream Processing: Case Studies in Tech Transfer, Scaleup, & Integrated Process Design Oral Contributed
                                      When transferring biotechnological processes to manufacturing facilities, the scale-up and scale-dow...
                                      Downstream Processing: Downstream Processing of Non-Antibody Modalities Oral Contributed
                                        Although monoclonal antibodies account for 70% of all the revenues generated by the biopharmaceutica...
                                        Downstream Processing: Advances in Process Analytical Technologies for Measurement & Control Oral Contributed
                                          This session will focus on process analytic technologies (PAT) that enable real-time control, faster...
                                          Biomolecular & Biophysical Processes: Challenges in developing novel modalities Oral Contributed
                                            Advances in biotechnology, increased understanding of biological systems and new production techniqu...
                                            Biomolecular & Biophysical Processes: Protein Developability; Physical & Chemical Stability Oral Contributed
                                              The need for efficacious biotherapeutics under rapidly accelerated timelines has never been more cle...
                                              Biomolecular & Biophysical Processes: Protein Aggregation & Immunogenicity Oral Contributed
                                                Protein aggregation and particle formation pose substantial challenges during the development of new...
                                                Biomolecular & Biophysical Processes: Formulation strategies & novel routes of administration Oral Contributed
                                                  Biotherapeutics are complex molecules with numerous routes of both chemical and physical instability...
                                                  Biomolecular & Biophysical Processes: Advances in process development & manufacturing of biologic drug products Oral Contributed
                                                    The space of biologic therapeutics is continually expanding due to the development of new protein, g...
                                                    Biomolecular & Biophysical Processes: Emerging Biophysical & Analytical Characterization Technologies (BPAC) Oral Contributed
                                                      Biologics are rapidly expanding their already predominant role in the modern pharmaceutical market. ...
                                                      Biomolecular & Biophysical Processes: Protein Structure & Function Oral Contributed
                                                        Elucidation of the protein structure and function relationship is crucial for gaining deeper insight...
                                                        Biomedical Technologies: Imaging, Diagnostics, & Other Integrative Approaches to Study & Model Diseases Oral Contributed
                                                          A comprehensive understanding of diseases coupled with their effective diagnosis and treatment is in...
                                                          Biomedical Technologies: Stem Cell Therapy & Regenerative Medicine Oral Contributed
                                                            Advances in regenerative medicine are paving the way for developing more effective therapies for a w...
                                                            Biomedical Technologies: New Technologies in Cell & Microbiome Engineering Oral Contributed
                                                              This session will focus on emerging technologies in engineering host or microbial cells and their in...
                                                              Biomedical Technologies: New Technologies for the Delivery & Targeting of Therapeutics Oral Contributed
                                                                New technologies for delivering therapeutic constructs to specific cell types and tissues are necess...
                                                                Big Data: Machine Learning Approaches to Genome Engineering Oral Contributed
                                                                  The complexity and large data sets generated in the engineering and scale up of novel strains lend i...
                                                                  Big Data: Big Data in Discovery & Development of Biopharmaceuticals Oral Contributed
                                                                    This session will describe different uses of big data and analytical tools such as ML and AI to guid...
                                                                    Integrated & Continuous Processing: Implementation: It's Happening! Oral Contributed
                                                                      The promise of integrated and continuous biomanufacturing is now becoming a reality. Thanks to advan...
                                                                      Integrated & Continuous Processing: Advances in Perfusion Technologies & Process Development Oral Contributed
                                                                        Recent advances in perfusion processes have enabled novel approaches to manufacture a plethora of bi...
                                                                        Integrated & Continuous Processing: Advances in Automation, Control & PAT Oral Contributed
                                                                          Integrated and continuous manufacturing of biologics means connecting things, services and people in...
                                                                          Integrated & Continuous Processing: Integrated & Continuous Downstream Processing Oral Contributed
                                                                            Batch chromatography has been the workhorse of downstream processing (DSP) in the biopharmaceutical ...
                                                                            COVID Vaccines, Therapeutics & Diagnostics: COVID Therapeutics: From Discovery to Super-Accelerated CMC Development. Oral Contributed
                                                                              The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted many aspects of life around the world. It has also initiated an u...
                                                                              COVID Vaccines, Therapeutics & Diagnostics: COVID Vaccines: From Discovery to the Fastest Vaccine Development in History Oral Contributed
                                                                                Given the emergence of the global COVID-19 pandemic, a lot of work has been initiated in early 2020 ...
                                                                                COVID Vaccines, Therapeutics & Diagnostics: COVID-19 Diagnostics & Detection: Technologies, Challenges & the Scale-Up of Testing Oral Contributed
                                                                                  As the COVID-19 pandemic spread across the globe, it quickly became clear that detection of SARS-CoV...
                                                                                  COVID Vaccines, Therapeutics & Diagnostics: How COVID-19 Changed My Research Path: The Good, the Bad, & The Ugly Oral Contributed
                                                                                    COVID-19 has drastically changed everyone’s life. The sudden shutdown of research labs and the sign...
                                                                                    Protein Engineering: Protein Conjugates, Fusions, & Formulations Oral Contributed
                                                                                      Protein conjugates and fusions are expanding the toolkit for development of new molecules with wide-...
                                                                                      Protein Engineering: Protein Engineering for Therapeutic, Diagnostic, & Sensor Applications Oral Contributed
                                                                                        Our ability to leverage and engineer desirable properties in proteins has ushered novel and improved...
                                                                                        Protein Engineering: Advances in Protein Engineering Technologies Oral Contributed
                                                                                          As protein engineering becomes more widely adopted for different applications, ranging from therapeu...
                                                                                          Protein Engineering: Enzyme Engineering & Biocatalysis Oral Contributed
                                                                                            Enzymes enable the synthesis of structurally complex molecules under ambient—or otherwise mild—con...
                                                                                            Cell & Gene Therapy: Development & Manufacturing of Cell Therapy Products Oral Contributed
                                                                                              Cell and gene therapies have demonstrated their efficacy to treat or be curative in severe diseases,...
                                                                                              Cell & Gene Therapy: Development & Manufacturing of Gene therapy & Viral Vector Products Oral Contributed
                                                                                                Gene Therapy continues to gain significant interest and increasing momentum in the pharmaceutical in...
                                                                                                Cell & Gene Therapy: Next Generation Modalities in Gene & Cell therapy Oral Contributed
                                                                                                  Cell and gene therapies represent a truly breakthrough new modality for the treatment of human disea...
                                                                                                  Cell & Gene Therapy: Characterization of Gene & Cell Therapy Starting & Final Products & Regulatory Perspectives Oral Contributed
                                                                                                    Gene-modified cellular therapies achieve through stable viral transduction, such as CAR-T cells and ...
                                                                                                    BIOT Poster session Poster Contributed
                                                                                                      The BIOT Poster Session will highlight research across each of the BIOT tracks. We are seeking abst...