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TIDES: Oligonucleotide and Peptide Therapeutics from Research through Commercialization


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Access the hottest fields in therapeutics by attending TIDES - the only event with full coverage of discovery, development and manufacturing

May 12-15, 2014
Rhode Island Convention Center
Providence, RI

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Event Partners
Agilent Technologies Trusted Solutions for Oligo Therapeutics. Agilent ( offers industry-leading nucleic acid solutions experience to efficiently advance your 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: 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.
Nitto Avecia Driven by Excellence, Guided by Experience. When you partner with Avecia (, 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 (, 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), along with radiolabeling capabilities and 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
ChemGenes Corporation ChemGenes Corporation, an ISO 9001 certified company established in 1981, is the industry leader in oligonucleotide reagent manufacturing and has consistently provided the highest quality phosphoramidites and solid supports in the market. Our Massachusetts facility 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's is your full-service CMO partner in the Contract Development & Manufacturing of Drug Products, APIs, and specialized ingredients such as peptides, lipids, lipo-peptides, carbohydrates and highly potent APIs. Our network of cGMP facilities across Europe and the US links together high-caliber scientists and technology platforms from R&D to Commercialization.
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
AIC/Tedia 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.
Bachem - Pioneering Partner for Peptides Bachem specializes in the manufacture of peptides and complex small molecules as APIs as well as innovative biochemicals for research purposes. We offer technical consultancy, comprehensive regulatory affairs support, and dedicated project management from drug development through commercial scale cGMP production. Headquartered in Bubendorf, Switzerland with affiliates in Europe and the U.S.
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.
GE Healthcare GE Healthcare Life Sciences provides tools and technologies, solutions and expertise which enable the biopharmaceutical industry to develop and manufacture biotherapeutic medicines and vaccines cost-effectively. Our products and platform solutions are designed to meet the key challenges posed at every stage in the biomanufacturing process, delivering the desired product at the required purity and safety: all with fast development and integrated solutions in mind. Across the bioprocessing spectrum, our focus is on supporting you from idea to result.
Lonza 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.
Bronze Sponsor
BioSpring GmbH For more than 16 years, BioSpring has been providing manufacturing and analytical services for the oligonucleotide market. We manufacture an entire range of unmodified and modified oligonucleotides from mg to multi-kg quantities for the use in therapeutic (GMP) and diagnostic applications (ISO 13485 certified), molecular biology, and research and development. In addition, we have a dedicated analytical team and employ state of the art techniques for fully testing and characterizing oligonucleotides and oligonucleotide containing products. For additional information, contact us via email:
Thermo Scientific Thermo Fisher Scientific is a developer and manufacturer of standard and customized phosphoramidites (including TheraPure® ™ and DyLight™ phosphoramidites) used in the production of oligonucleotides 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 100% dedicated to phosphoramidites and is set to meet the growing needs of the market.
Corporate Suite Sponsors
Agilent Technologies Nitto Avecia Thermo Scientific Cepia Sanofi
Spotlight Presentation Sponsors
Agilent Technologies Nitto Avecia BioSpring GmbH
Corden Pharma GE Healthcare PepperPrint - A New Diversity
Sekisui  - Solutions Synthesized Tandem Labs
Wyatt Technology Corporation
Session Sponsors
Bachem - Pioneering Partner for Peptides CMD Bioscience
Event Guide Sponsor
ChemGenes Corporation
Networking Reception Sponsor
Luncheon Sponsor
Nitto Avecia
Tote Bag Sponsor
PolyPeptide Group
Lanyard Sponsor
Axolabs GmbH
Literature Sponsors
CPR Pharma Services Oligo Factory  - Solutions Synthesized