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Thursday, December 15, 2011  |  Volume 3/Number 18  |  A Production of the BioProcessing Journal
Career Development
Bioactive Leachates
from Plastic Consumables: An Interview with
Dr. Andrew Holt

Lunch & Learn: Upstream/Downstream Bioprocessing Seminars
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Selecting the Best Media
for Cell Culture
and Cell-Based Assays
A Guide to Transfections and Transductions
in Mammalian Cells
On Demand Webinars
Basic Principles and Applications in Bioprocess Chromatography
Lecture and Workshop
March 13-16, 2012 Providence, Rhode Island USA
Cell & Gene Therapy Forum
Washington Vaccine Forum
Protein Therapeutics Forum
Jan 30–Feb 1, 2012 Washington, DC USA
Suggested Reading
Effects of Mutation in Protease on the Production of Human Immunodeficiency
Virus Type-1 Virus-Like Particles
By Salvatore T. Butera, PhD et al., Centers for Disease Control & Prevention
Development of a Production and Purification Method for Type 5 Adenovirus
By Scott Jendrek et al., SAIC-Frederick, Inc.
2nd Annual Meeting
3 Parallel Tracks:
Baculovirus Expression,
Viral Vectors & Vaccines
Antibodies & Recombinant Proteins
April 2–4, 2012
Rosslyn, Virginia USA

2 Parallel Tracks:
For Vaccines, Antibodies,
Baculovirus, Viral Vectors,
and Cellular Products
April 5–6, 2012
Rosslyn, Virginia USA
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