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  • Upcoming Events

    Fundamentals Alumni Social - Sept. 22nd!

    September 12th, 2016
    The Alumni Network Executive Committee (ANEC) is organizing a Happy Hour - join them in New York City on Thursday, September 22nd to reconnect. Happy Hour prices available all night. Details below. Please let us know you'll be there: http://goo.gl/iH3XsE Thursday, September 22, 2016 - 6pm Woodrow's 43 Murray Street | New York, NY (Between Church and West Broadway) Hope to see you there!
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    2016-2017 Executive Committee Members

    May 23rd, 2016
    Meet the six members of the 2016-2017 Alumni Network Executive Committee (ANEC). These individuals are dedicated to helping strengthen the connection of program alumni to the Center for Biotechnology’s Fundamentals of the Bioscience Industry Program. Scott Callahan Yamuna Gangadharan, PhD Chendi Gu Yang Liu Denise R. Minton, PhD Kurt Vrancken Below is each new member’s statement of interest. In their own words, they express their vision for the alumni network during their tenure. Scott Callahan I am a fourth year graduate student at Memorial Sloan Kettering and a recent graduate of the Manhattan FOBIP 2016 class. I am very interested in getting involved in ANEC and helping to organize events to continue bringing our great community together. I thoroughly enjoyed the class and I feel one of the biggest strengths of the class was the diversity of experiences and expertise offered by my classmates and the terrific network of recent graduates that have remained involved with the class. I hope to continue these great discussions and many more now that my time in the class has come to a close through informal happy hours and networking events. Yamuna Gangadharan,

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    Fundamentals Alumni Social - Sept. 22nd!

    September 12th, 2016
    The Alumni Network Executive Committee (ANEC) is organizing a Happy Hour - join them in New York City on Thursday, September 22nd to reconnect. Happy Hour prices available all night. Details below. Please let us know you'll be there: http://goo.gl/iH3XsE Thursday, September 22, 2016 - 6pm Woodrow's 43 Murray Street | New York, NY (Between Church and West Broadway) Hope to see you there!
  • News

    Fundamentals Alumni Social - Sept. 22nd!

    September 12th, 2016
    The Alumni Network Executive Committee (ANEC) is organizing a Happy Hour - join them in New York City on Thursday, September 22nd to reconnect. Happy Hour prices available all night. Details below. Please let us know you'll be there: http://goo.gl/iH3XsE Thursday, September 22, 2016 - 6pm Woodrow's 43 Murray Street | New York, NY (Between Church and West Broadway) Hope to see you there!
  • Jobs

    Career Opportunity: Scientist at Enzo

    June 20th, 2016
    Enzo Life Sciences is a leading life sciences and biotechnology company focused on harnessing genetic processes to develop research tools, diagnostics and therapeutics and provides reference laboratory services to the medical community. The company looking for an R&D Scientist with a background in Molecular Biology or related scientific field. Full position description below. A PhD in Molecular Biology of related scientific field is required. Ideally candidate will have 3-5 years of related experience – postdoctoral work may be considered related experience. Interested candidates should submit resume and cover letter to Jill Zweigbaum, Human Resources Manager at jzweigbaum@enzo.com. Major Responsibilities: This position is responsible for leading efforts to develop new assays for clinical diagnostics, as well as improving existing platforms. The Scientist develops reagents and kits utilized for flow-cytometer, immunohistochemistry, in situhybridization, microplate cytometry, nucleic acid amplification and detection that can be used as readouts for diagnostics. This position will be responsible for developing assay kits suitable for clinical samples (i.e. Blood or

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  • Featured

    Recommended Readings

    June 10th, 2016
    Recommended Readings - Recent Articles Clinical Trials Series [NEJM] by Janet Woodcock…Jeffrey Drazen Assessing the Gold Standard — Lessons from the History of RCTs [NEJM] by Laura Bothwell…David S. Jones The Changing Face of Clinical Trials: Integrating Randomized Comparative Effectiveness Research with Patient Care [NEJM] by Louis Fiore and Philip Lavori Visualizations That Really Work [HBR] by Scott Berinato Biomarker Tests for Molecularly Targeted Therapies — The Key to Unlocking Precision Medicine [NEJM] by Gary Lyman and Harold Moses Reining in the supersized Phase I cancer trial [Nature Reviews Drug Discovery] by Asher Mullard Pursuit of a perfect insulin [Nature Reviews Drug Discovery] by Alexander Zaykov, John Mayer & Richard DiMarchi Ten years of anti-vascular endothelial growth factor therapy [Nature Reviews Drug Discovery] by  Napoleone Ferrara & Anthony Adamis Convertible visceral fat as a therapeutic target to curb obesity [Nature Reviews Drug Discovery] by  Antonio Giordano, Andrea Frontini & Saverio Cinti Drugging DNA repair [Science] by Stephen Jackson and Thomas Helleday Global Oncology Trend Report - a Review

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  • Events

    Fundamentals Alumni Social - Sept. 22nd!

    September 12th, 2016
    The Alumni Network Executive Committee (ANEC) is organizing a Happy Hour - join them in New York City on Thursday, September 22nd to reconnect. Happy Hour prices available all night. Details below. Please let us know you'll be there: http://goo.gl/iH3XsE Thursday, September 22, 2016 - 6pm Woodrow's 43 Murray Street | New York, NY (Between Church and West Broadway) Hope to see you there!
  • Career Development

    Career Opportunity: Scientist at Enzo

    June 20th, 2016
    Enzo Life Sciences is a leading life sciences and biotechnology company focused on harnessing genetic processes to develop research tools, diagnostics and therapeutics and provides reference laboratory services to the medical community. The company looking for an R&D Scientist with a background in Molecular Biology or related scientific field. Full position description below. A PhD in Molecular Biology of related scientific field is required. Ideally candidate will have 3-5 years of related experience – postdoctoral work may be considered related experience. Interested candidates should submit resume and cover letter to Jill Zweigbaum, Human Resources Manager at jzweigbaum@enzo.com. Major Responsibilities: This position is responsible for leading efforts to develop new assays for clinical diagnostics, as well as improving existing platforms. The Scientist develops reagents and kits utilized for flow-cytometer, immunohistochemistry, in situhybridization, microplate cytometry, nucleic acid amplification and detection that can be used as readouts for diagnostics. This position will be responsible for developing assay kits suitable for clinical samples (i.e. Blood or

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  • Articles

    Recommended Readings

    June 10th, 2016
    Recommended Readings - Recent Articles Clinical Trials Series [NEJM] by Janet Woodcock…Jeffrey Drazen Assessing the Gold Standard — Lessons from the History of RCTs [NEJM] by Laura Bothwell…David S. Jones The Changing Face of Clinical Trials: Integrating Randomized Comparative Effectiveness Research with Patient Care [NEJM] by Louis Fiore and Philip Lavori Visualizations That Really Work [HBR] by Scott Berinato Biomarker Tests for Molecularly Targeted Therapies — The Key to Unlocking Precision Medicine [NEJM] by Gary Lyman and Harold Moses Reining in the supersized Phase I cancer trial [Nature Reviews Drug Discovery] by Asher Mullard Pursuit of a perfect insulin [Nature Reviews Drug Discovery] by Alexander Zaykov, John Mayer & Richard DiMarchi Ten years of anti-vascular endothelial growth factor therapy [Nature Reviews Drug Discovery] by  Napoleone Ferrara & Anthony Adamis Convertible visceral fat as a therapeutic target to curb obesity [Nature Reviews Drug Discovery] by  Antonio Giordano, Andrea Frontini & Saverio Cinti Drugging DNA repair [Science] by Stephen Jackson and Thomas Helleday Global Oncology Trend Report - a Review

    Read More»