Make your own #pharmaceuticals Thursday at the #CambSciFest

Probably not, but you never know. Maybe someone will get lucky.

Also know that today’s (Thursday) cancer mini-golf tournament is rescheduled

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to Friday.

Be a Medicine Hunter

April 19 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Novartis22 Windsor St. Cambridge USA 

Novartis scientists are hunting for new medicines that will change the practice of medicine and improve patients’ lives.

Meet our scientists on a self-guided journey where you will explore authentic laboratory tools and innovative scientific methods on your quest to discover new medicines. Collect stamps in your passport for each location visited along your discovery path and receive a completion badge at the end of your journey.

Making Medicines with Amgen

April 19 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Amgen360 Binney Street
Cambridge, MA 02141 United States 
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Have you ever wondered how medicines are actually made? Come visit Amgen and make a batch yourself! Walk through a mock version of Amgen’s biologics manufacturing process, as you thaw and culture “cells”, purify and test them, and lastly, walk away with your final product—a “medicine” that can change the life of a patient in need. To ensure you have the best experience making medicines with Amgen, please pre-register for a time between 1:00 – 3:30 PM 

Neurodegenerative Diseases & Nanocapsules at Biogen Community Lab

April 19 @ 4:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Biogen Community Lab225 Binney St. Cambridge USA + Google Map

Biogen’s Community Lab will be hosting teens (and their parent or guardian) to adventure with us on two awesome rotating events. Event 1: Understanding Multiple Sclerosis, a devistating neurodegenerative diseases and how it affects patients all over the world, and how Biogen combats this diseases. Event 2: Ever wonder how nanocapsules are made, and how medicine delivery happens in your body. Well come join us here in the Community Lab and maybe we’ll answer some of those lingering questions about medicines and the drug…


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