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TIDES: Oligonucleotide and Peptide Therapeutics


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May 09-12, 2016
Long Beach Convention & Entertainment Center
Long Beach, CA

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Event Partner

Agilent Technologies

Trusted Solutions for Oligo Therapeutics. Agilent's Nucleic Acid Solutions Division (www.Agilent.com) offers industry leading experience to efficiently advance your lead oligo candidates from the clinic to market with a common goal of patient health and safety. Agilent has experience with all classes of oligo APIs and supports customers from toxicology through commercialization. With Agilent, you always have peace of mind by partnering with a company that has the financial resources, stability and vision required for long-term success. Contact us at: pdl-boulderinfo@agilent.com and find out for yourself why the world's most revolutionary biotech companies and their Big Pharma partners are choosing Agilent Technologies to develop and commercialize their oligo APIs.

Platinum Sponsor

Nitto Denko Avecia, Inc.

Driven by Excellence, Guided by Experience. When you partner with Avecia (www.Avecia.com), you will be working with the leading oligonucleotide CMO. Avecia offers the most extensive process validation experience in the oligo industry. As a member of the Nitto Denko Corporation (www.nitto.com), Avecia is committed to the future of the oligonucleotide market. We offer our customers oligo manufacturing capacity in two separate facilities (MA and OH). Our Cincinnati facility also provides expanded pre-clinical oligo services (OliGROW), as well as small molecule expertise and production. Our aim is to leverage our wealth of experience, to ensure we exceed our customer's expectations. Avecia has the stability and vision required for the long-term success of your oligo program.

Gold Sponsors

Bachem - Pioneering Partner for Peptides

Bachem is a listed technology-based company focused on peptide chemistry. The company provides a full range of services to the pharma and biotech industries. It specializes in the development of innovative, efficient manufacturing processes and the reliable production of peptide-based active pharmaceutical ingredients. A comprehensive catalog of biochemicals and exclusive custom syntheses for research labs complete the service portfolio. Headquartered in Switzerland with subsidiaries in Europe and the US, the group has a global reach with more experience and know-how than any other company in the industry. Towards its customers, Bachem shows total commitment to quality, innovation and partnership. Bachem. Pioneering Partner for Peptides.

ChemGenes Corporation

ChemGenes Corporation, an ISO 9001 certified company established in 1981, is the industry leader in manufacturing oligonucleotide synthesis reagents and has consistently provided the highest quality phosphoramidites and solid supports in the market. Our facility, just outside of Boston/Cambridge Massachusetts USA, is setup for bulk manufacturing of therapeutic grade phosphoramidite and solid support DNA/RNA synthesis products for GMP grade oligonucleotide manufacturing. Additionally, ChemGenes carries the widest variety of modified phosphoramidites and supports currently used in oligonucleotide synthesis including Microarray Technology, Oligonucleotide Therapeutics, Oligonucleotide Based Probes and other areas of Nucleic Acid research. ChemGenes remains devoted to providing you with invaluable customer service and comprehensive technical support.

Corden Pharma

CordenPharma is your full-service CDMO partner in the Contract Development & Manufacturing of APIs, Drug Products and Packaging Services from R&D to commercialization. With cGMP facilities across Europe and the US, CordenPharma specializes in supplying custom synthesized materials such as peptides, lipids, carbohydrates and conjugates through the Peptide/Lipid/Carbohydrate technology platform.

PolyPeptide Group

The PolyPeptide Group is a leading provider of proprietary GMP, generic and non-GMP peptides and peptide conjugates for the pharmaceutical, cosmetic, and biotech industries as well as basic research. With 6 GMP facilities located across 3 continents, the Group supports peptide projects at all scales from pre-clinical through to commercialization.

Silver Sponsors

American International Chemical (AIC)

AIC has been marketing high quality reagents for the Oligonucleotide and Peptide market for over 20 years. We are one of the largest suppliers of Activators and PADS reagent in the US. We offer High Purity Solvents and Ancillary Reagents from Tedia, DNA and RNA Phosphoramidites from Thermo Fisher, Specialty Phosphoramidites from Link Technologies, as well as Zetasep Desalting Products from EMP Biotech under exclusive US agreements.

Ajinomoto - Eat Well. Live Well.

AJINOMOTO offers oligonucleotides and peptides manufacturing service named AJIPHASE®. AJIPHASE® · Realizes the concept of solid phase in liquid phase by using "Anchor" instead of Resin.

  • Achieves cost reduction and steady supply in large scale
  • We have completed a peptide manufacturing under GMP using AJIPHASE® and also successfully manufactured oligonucleotides in several Kg scale using AJIPHASE®.
Cepia Sanofi

Sanofi CEPiA = Success with your peptide or oligonucleotide project! Access the Sanofi global manufacturing network through Sanofi's dedicated CMO business unit, CEPiA. Your project will benefit from the same proven technical & regulatory capabilities supporting development of Sanofi's internal oligonucleotide and peptide products. Efficient integration of API and drug product manufacturing - including vials, pre-filled syringes, devices and packaging - makes CEPiA your one-stop partner of choice.


Lonza offers the life sciences market a full range of bioresearch products, development services and manufacturing for active ingredients. For 30 years we have been helping companies increase product quality, improve production processes, navigate regulatory hurdles, lower costs, and get to market faster. From early development to in-market supply, our complete development services, industry-leading manufacturing processes, broad technology platform and lifecycle management experience can help take your product to the next level. For flexible, high-quality manufacturing, development services and products, we can help.

Pyramid Laboratories

Thermo Scientific - A Thermo Fisher Scientific Brand

Thermo Fisher Scientific is a developer and manufacturer of standard and customized phosphoramidites (including TheraPure® ™ and DyLight™ phosphoramidites) used in the production of oligonucleotides and modified specialty nucleic acids for research, diagnostics and therapeutic applications. Thermo Fisher Scientific is your industrial partner of choice offering over 25 years of manufacturing experience, a mature quality system and a cross functional project team approach. Our Milwaukee-based facility is dedicated to meeting the growing needs of the market.

Bronze Sponsors

Covance Gyros Protein MilliporeSigma
Ionis ST Pharm Co, Ltd Zeochem

Spotlight Presentation Sponsors

Ajinomoto - Eat Well. Live Well. Bachem - Pioneering Partner for Peptides Corden Pharma Covance

Corporate Suite & Meeting Room Sponsors

Agilent Technologies Nitto Denko Avecia, Inc. Cepia Sanofi
ChemGenes Corporation Hongene Biotechnology Ltd. Ionis Pharmaceuticals
MilliporeSigma Thermo Scientific - A Thermo Fisher Scientific Brand

Exhibit Hall Grand Opening Sponsor

Ajinomoto - Eat Well. Live Well.

Tuesday Night Networking Reception Sponsor


Wednesday Night Networking Reception Sponsor

Bachem - Pioneering Partner for Peptides

Supporting Organization

TriLink BioTechnologies

Brewery Tour Sponsors

Bachem - Pioneering Partner for Peptides Thermo Scientific - A Thermo Fisher Scientific Brand

Event Guide Sponsor

ChemGenes Corporation

Tote Bag Sponsor

PolyPeptide Group

Lanyard Sponsor

Axolabs GmbH

Registration Sponsor

Pyramid Laboratories

WiFi Sponsor

Agilent Technologies

Conference Materials and USB Sponsor