ESGCT e-Seminars

The ESGCT e-Seminars will be live on YouTube and previous videos available to view on our website.


Series 3: Viral vs. non-viral genetic engineering of T cells

In collaboration with the American Society of Gene & Cell Therapy



Tuesday 1 February 2022, 16:00-17:00 CET

Considerations for engineering allogeneic cell therapies

Marco Alessandrini, Antion Bioscience

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Tuesday 8 February 2022, 16:00-17:00 CET

Virus-free gene editing of T cells

Dimitrios Wagner, Berlin Center for Advanced Therapies (BeCAT), Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Germany

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Tuesday 15 February 2022, 16:00-17:00 CET

Combining Oncolytic Viruses and CAR-T Therapies

Saul Priceman, City of Hope, CA


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Previous Talks

Series 1: The SARS-CoV2 Pandemic

Wherever possible, the talks which have already taken place are available to view by following the links below.

27 May 2020  |  View Video
Current insights on the origin of SARS-CoV2
Dong-Yan JIN, The University of Hong Kong

03 June 2020  |  View Video
The COVID-19 Pandemic: Images from a "SPELL" on America
Daniel Lucey, O’Neill Institute for National and Global Health
                    Law, Washington DC
10 June 2020  |  View Video
Novel vaccine strategies targeting SARS-CoV2
Ami Patel, The Wistar Institute, Philadelphia, PA
17 June 2020  | 
SARS-CoV2 – spotlight on cell entry
Stefan Pöhlmann, Deutsches Primatenzentrum, Göttingen

e-Seminars: SARS-CoV2 Pandemic

Series 2: Gene Editing

With the kind support of

Wherever possible, the talks which have already taken place are available to view by following the links below.

3 February 2021  |  Video available for ESGCT members only
Repurposing of bacterial CRISPR-Cas immunity for genome editing
Virgis Siksnys, Vilnius University, Institute of Biotechnology

10 February 2021  |  View Video
Safety considerations in therapeutic genome editing
Toni Cathomen, University of Freiburg

17 February 2021  |  View Video
Intellia’s Modular CRISPR/Cas9 Gene Editing Platform for the Treatment of Disease
Laura Sepp-Lorenzino, Ph.D., Executive Vice President, Chief Scientific Officer, Intellia Therapeutics

e-Seminars: Gene Editing