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
BIOT Poster session Poster Contributed
    The BIOT Poster Session will highlight research across each of the BIOT tracks. We are seeking abst...
    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 ...