Tagworks and City of Hope secure US$ 465k ‘Breakthrough Award’ from US Department of Defense

For their proposal “Click chemistry-triggered activation of Antibody-Drug Conjugates”, Tagworks Pharmaceuticals and the research group of professor Paul Yazaki at the Department of Immunology, City of Hope Beckman Research Institute in Duarte, CA, were awarded a US$465,000 Breakthrough Award through the Breast Cancer Research Program (BCRP) of the US Department of Defense. The competition for a BCRP grant was extremely tight with less than 6% of the proposals being recommended for funding. The running time of the project is two years.

Tagworks@SPIRIT Summer School, Göttingen

9-13 November 2015, SPIRIT Summer School “Multimodal Molecular Imaging: from high resolution in vitro towards in vivo imaging” in Göttingen, Germany. On Thursday 12 November, Tagworks CEO Marc Robillard will instruct on ‘Click Chemistry’.