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Deadline Approaching for Casting Nominations for the Inaugural World ADC Awards, San Diego

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LONDON, June 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

  • Nominations close on June 27th at midnight 
  • The most nominated companies will be shortlisted for the Awards ceremony on October 26th 

The inaugural World ADC Awards, organized by Hanson Wade, will celebrate the immense progress made in the research and development of antibody-drug conjugates over the last year.

Until Friday June 27th nominations can be made in each of 6 Award categories: Best Scientific Innovation, Most Promising Candidate, Best Team, Best Contract Service Provider, Long Standing Contribution to the Field and Individual Input to the Industry 2014.

Nominating is fast and simple but time is running out as votes must be cast by midnight on June 27th. The companies with the greatest number of nominations will be shortlisted in the respective categories.

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The World ADC Awards will take place in San Diego on October 26th alongside the annual World ADC conference. Shortlisted companies will be given priority when determining attendance.

"We are delighted with the response from the industry so far," commented James Eslea MacDonald, Community Director, Hanson Wade. "We're delighted to have the support of Eisai in the development of the Awards. Our thanks also go to the panel of judges, in advance, for the challenging decisions they'll have to make in selecting each winner."

About World ADC Awards 

The World ADC Awards have been established to recognize and commend excellence within antibody-drug conjugate research. As the industry grows it is essential to acknowledge those who push the boundaries, dedicating their careers and companies in the pursuit of fighting cancer. The World ADC Awards will, for the first time, reward that innovation, leadership, and devotion. Across six categories the Awards will showcase the extraordinary endeavors, teamwork and commercial acumen that has propelled the field to the forefront of cancer research today.

About the Judges 

The World ADC Awards judges have been handpicked for their longstanding familiarity and deep knowledge of the ADC field. With a combined 85 years of development expertise they've occupied key leadership positions at the majority of the leading ADC companies.

About Hanson Wade 

Hanson Wade's goal is to accelerate progress within organizations and across industries. Our primary method for achieving this is by creating exclusive business conferences that gather together the world's smartest thinkers and doers.

Katie Draper, Hanson Wade

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