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The American Society of Gene & Cell Therapy is the premier membership organization for professionals working in cell and gene therapy. On this network, we're sharing exciting stories from our members and the greater scientific community.

ASGCT Podcast Network American Society of Gene & Cell Therapy

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The American Society of Gene & Cell Therapy is the premier membership organization for professionals working in cell and gene therapy. On this network, we're sharing exciting stories from our members and the greater scientific community.

    Increasing Equitable Access with Hayley Lam, PhD

    Increasing Equitable Access with Hayley Lam, PhD

    At #ASGCT2024, Dr. Lam (CIRM) spoke during a symposium on developing CGTs with a DEI-forward approach. In this interview, she talks about  incorporating DEI into the review criteria for CIRM's funded programs, how to measure DEI, and what she'd like to see in the long term for patients.

    Meeting registrants can watch this session (and all others) through June 21 on the virtual platform and the app!

    Host: Lynnea Olivarez, incoming Communications Commmittee Chair
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    • 5 min
    An Explosive Year for Gene Therapy with ASGCT President Paula Cannon

    An Explosive Year for Gene Therapy with ASGCT President Paula Cannon

    As she begins her tenure as ASGCT President, Paula Cannon, PhD (USC), tells host Lynnea Olivarez, incoming chair of the Communications Committee, why she's excited to take the reins for the Society.

     
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    • 4 min
    Reporting on Regulatory Considerations with Journalist Jef Akst

    Reporting on Regulatory Considerations with Journalist Jef Akst

    Jef Akst, managing editor at BioSpace, talks about the major CGT issues she's been covering at #ASGCT2024 including regulatory considerations and AAV manufacturing. She also tells host Lynnea Olivarez what she hopes to be reporting on next year at the ASGCT Annual Meeting in New Orleans!

     
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    • 6 min
    CNS Gene Therapies with Todd Carter, PhD

    CNS Gene Therapies with Todd Carter, PhD

    Todd Carter, PhD (CSO at Voyager Therapeutics) talks with incoming Communications Committee Chair Lynnea Olivarez about changes in the approach to developing gene therapies for CNS disorders like Huntington's disease.
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    • 5 min
    New Frontiers in Hemophilia Treatments with Lindsey George, MD

    New Frontiers in Hemophilia Treatments with Lindsey George, MD

    ASGCT Board of Directors member Lindsey George, MD, (Children's Hospital of Philadelphia) discusses the dramatic advancements in available treatment options for patients with hemophilia and the responsibility of scientists and clinicians in guiding patients through these once-in-a-lifetime decisions.

    Host: Lynnea Olivarez, incoming chair of the ASGCT Communications Committee
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    • 6 min
    Cystic Fibrosis Gene Therapies with CDA Winner Ashley Cooney, PhD

    Cystic Fibrosis Gene Therapies with CDA Winner Ashley Cooney, PhD

    Incoming ASGCT Communications Committee chair Lynnea Olivarez catches up with ASGCT Career Development Award winner Ashley Cooney, PhD, (University of Iowa) to discuss her work in vector-delivered airway gene transfer and use of saline solution to "dramatically increase" gene transfer.
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    • 4 min

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Finally a podcast for Gene therapy!! Great job.

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