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Cartherics appoints new Chief Scientific Officer

Melbourne, Australia, 17 October 2023 –  Cartherics Pty Ltd (“Cartherics” or “Company”), a biotechnology company developing immune cell therapies for the treatment of cancer, announced today that it has appointed Dr Walid Azar as Chief Scientific Officer (CSO), effective immediately. He holds extensive experience from a diverse scientific background encompassing both academic research and […]

2023-10-17T20:06:39+11:00October 17th, 2023|

Bio Connections Australia 2023 promotes science commercialisation

Commercialising science and technology is key to the continued growth of Australia’s vibrant life sciences industry. Translating research into real-world results has important implications for consumers and businesses alike.

Bio Connections Australia 2023 was held today at Crown Promenade Melbourne with an important focus on translation, drug development and expediting Australia’s science into commercialisation.

The forum […]

2023-07-31T16:08:33+10:00July 31st, 2023|

Australia – China Science and Innovation Forum fosters collaboration and commercialisation

The 2023 Australia-China Science and Innovation Forum focused on leading-edge Australian and Chinese biomedical research collaborations and commercialisation. The forum was held at Monash University’s Suzhou campus in China last week and was also available for online attendance.

The forum’s program was designed to promote connections and enhance collaborations between the Australian and Chinese research and […]

2023-06-28T11:13:35+10:00June 28th, 2023|

Global IP takes centre stage at the 21st Advanced Summit on Life Sciences Patents

Cartherics’ Director of IP & Licensing, Telma Mantas recently attended the ACI’s 21st Advanced Summit on Life Sciences Patents in New York City. The summit provided the opportunity to engage in face-to-face discussions with leading stakeholders on the best practices to enhance global protections for patent portfolios. Now more than ever in these increasingly […]

2023-05-30T15:08:10+10:00May 30th, 2023|

Cartherics congratulates Rasa Islam on PhD success

Cartherics is delighted to announce that Rasa Islam has successfully completed her PhD candidature.

Rasa’s research thesis, titled, Re-engineering the function of natural killer cell receptors via CRISPR/Cas9: a new approach for ‘off the shelf’ immunotherapy, investigated the generation of Natural Killer (NK) cells (immune cells) from gene-edited stem cells to provide an ‘off-the-shelf’ supply for […]

2023-05-24T13:38:44+10:00May 16th, 2023|

Cartherics to present at the CIMT Annual Meeting in Germany

Cartherics is pleased to announce that PhD Candidate, Van To, will be presenting at the Association for Cancer Immunotherapy’s 20th CIMT Annual Meeting in Germany.

CIMT is Europe’s largest meeting focused on cancer immunotherapy research and development. Every year, the CIMT Annual Meeting connects the global cancer immunotherapy community in the heart of Europe. As […]

2023-05-24T13:39:14+10:00May 2nd, 2023|

Cartherics’ offsite provides the opportunity to connect, engage and grow

Cartherics recently held a company offsite at the RACV Healesville Country Club and Resort. Nestled in the beautiful Yarra Valley just over an hour from Melbourne, the venue provided a relaxing escape for the Cartherics team to engage, connect and grow as individuals and a team.

We heard from motivational speakers, took part in a personal […]

2023-04-14T15:52:01+10:00April 14th, 2023|

Cartherics to present at prestigious oncology conference in France

Cartherics is pleased to announce that Dr Vera Evtimov, Project Manager and Principal Scientist, will be presenting her work in ovarian cancer research at the European Society for Medical Oncology Targeted Anticancer Therapies Congress, ESMO TAT 2023, in Paris this March.

ESMO TAT, known as “The Home of Phase I in Oncology”, is the leading […]

2023-05-24T13:41:30+10:00March 3rd, 2023|

Cartherics to present at Australia Biologics 2023

Cartherics is pleased to announce that Dr Madeline Cao, Research Fellow, will be presenting at Australia Biologics 2023 at Crown Promenade, Melbourne.

The Australia Biologics Festival 2023 is Australia’s premier conference that aims to gather the innovators, pioneers, leaders in the biologics fraternity including biologics, biosimilars, vaccines, cell and gene therapy (CGT) and evolving therapeutics […]

2023-05-24T13:41:49+10:00February 28th, 2023|

Cartherics celebrates PhD student’s success

Cartherics is delighted to announce that Saleh Almasabi has successfully completed his PhD Candidature.

Saleh’s research thesis, The role of integrin linked kinase in senescence and immunosuppressive tumor microenvironment in colon cancer’, identified that integrin-linked kinase (ILK) is associated with cancer prognosis and characterises the immunosuppressive tumor microenvironment. These findings suggest possible clinical avenues of targeting […]

2023-02-06T13:37:22+11:00February 6th, 2023|
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