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Graduate Seminar Series: Molecular Stream – Julien Couture-Senécal

September 30, 2022 @ 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm EDT

Graduate Seminar Series: Molecular Stream
Graduate Seminar Series for the Institute of Biomedical Engineering (BME). This day is for molecular stream presenters.
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Presentation Title: Optimization of ionizable lipids for mRNA delivery
Abstract: Lipid nanoparticles (LNPs) play a key role in the efficacy of mRNA vaccines. Efforts have focused on engineering the ionizable lipid component as it has dramatic effects on safety and efficacy. In this work, we’ve designed a new ionizable lipid optimized for intramuscular administration of mRNA. We also provided insights on the effect of molecular design and nanoparticle physicochemical parameters on mRNA delivery efficiency.
Supervisor Name: Omar F. Khan
Year of Study: 3
Program of Study: PhD
Zoom link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89610372821?pwd=azd4SCtYVWtreVovaGNPV1c2NGY2Zz09
Meeting ID: 896 1037 2821
Password: 483329
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September 30, 2022
12:00 pm - 12:30 pm EDT
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