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Alain Tissot
Program Manager, Large Molecules at Roche Diagnostics GmbH


Alain Tissot is Program Manager for large molecules within the Large Molecule Research (LMR) unit of the Pharma Research & Early Development organization at the Roche Innovation Center Munich. He has been supervising for the last ten years a portfolio of Biologics for the LMR unit in the field of neuroscience and immunology, but also oncology and more recently ophthalmology. This includes a technology program to develop an antibody based module to drive penetration of Biologics to the brain, the “brain shuttle”. Previously, he has led an antibody generation unit, and worked for a vaccine company, developing vaccines in Immunology, Neuroscience and Hypertension from discovery to Phase II.

Agenda Sessions

  • Engineering of a Brain Shuttle Moiety to Increase Brain Penetration of Therapeutic Antibodies