Varun Kapoor | Director, Translational Medicine
Coherus BioSciences

Varun Kapoor, Director, Translational Medicine, Coherus BioSciences

Varun Kapoor, Ph.D., is the Director of Translational Medicine at Coherus Biosciences. He brings in more than 10 years of research and development experience in immuno-oncology therapies to help establish and advance translational and biomarker strategies. He completed his post-doctoral training in the cancer-immunology department at Genentech Inc. and earned his doctoral degree in immunology-virology from University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester. He believes that translational research holds the key to success of future immuno-oncology trials. He is passionate about his work as it gives him an opportunity to see drug discovery translate into clinical benefit for patients.


Day 2 - November 29 @ 09:15

Keynote Panel: Moving to the left: The maturing applications of ct & cf DNA in oncology

  • What progress has been made? Recent approvals.
  • As yet untapped potential uses of ctDNA in oncology
  • Success in prediction but difficulty of use in later stage development
  • Do certain phenotypes amongst circulating immune cells dictate responsiveness to certain IO drugs or combinations?

Day 3 - November 30 @ 11:15

LOQTORZITM (toripalimab-tpzi) – a next generation PD-1 inhibitor

last published: 02/Jan/24 12:15 GMT

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