[Free Online Symposium] Oxbryta™ (Voxelotor) for Sickle Cell Disease: The R&D Journey and Lessons Learned (a joint symposium by PBSS and CLSA)

Online via Zoom


12:00pm - 1:30pm

Dr. Mira Patel:
As the Head of Translational Biology at Global Blood Therapeutics, she was an integral part of developing and overseeing the collection of pharmacodynamic data in the phase 1/2a studies with voxelotor and continue to oversee the collection of pharmacodynamic and biomarker data.
Has been with GBT since it’s early days in 2011 and have been a core team member involved in a variety of assay development, compound screening and animal studies with voxelotor and other Hb modifiers
Prior to GBT she had a post-doc at UCSF in the Levy lab studying Plasmacytoid Dendritic Cells in Healthy individuals and HIV-1 positive individuals.
Completed doctoral work in Chemistry and Biochemistry at UCSC in the Millhauser Lab conducting peptide SAR to characterize Melanocortin Receptor binding pockets.

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Speakers: Mira Patel PhD (Head of Translational Biology, Global Blood Therapeutics)
Organizers: Dennis Hu, Cyrus Khojasteh and Dewakar Sangaraju (all of Genentech)
Date: 2021-02-16
Time: 12:00-13:30 Pacific Time
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Location: Online via Zoom
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Registration deadline:2021-02-16 (it will close sooner if the seating cap is reached)