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Join MADIA's virtual Meet-up with clinical genetic testing pioneer and co-founder (retired) of Fulgent Therapeutics and Fulgent Genetics, Joe Roach.

Wednesday, May 12, 2021, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.

Joe will discuss "Genesis through Publicly Traded Company and the Bumps and Bruises Along the Way." Fulgent is a rapidly growing, NASDAQ company founded in 2011. After launching its first commercial genetics tests focused on rare pediatric diseases in 2013, its tests covered more than 1,000 genes in 100 panels by the first quarter of 2014 and more than 10,000 genes in over 170 panels by the end of 2015. Today, Fulgent has expanded its test menu to offer more than 18,000 single-gene tests and more than 200 panels that collectively test for more than 7,500 genetic conditions, including various cancers, cardiovascular diseases, and neurological disorders.

Presentation starts at 7:00 p.m. and is preceded by virtual networking at 6:30. Invite your friends and check out the entrepreneurial scene at the heart of San Gabriel Valley.

Hangout on Zoom after the presentation to continue sharing ideas, networking, and enjoying your favorite beverage.

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Check out what how two firms in the MADIA region contributed to the Mars Perseverance rover project. Click here for the Motiv Mastcam-Z story and here for the Synopsis part.

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May 12 Event

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To ensure the region's technical, scientific, and industrial workforce is connected and has the tools they need to be successful, MADIA provides educational programs in entrepreneurship, business finance and operations, and technology development and commercialization in settings which encourage networking and collaboration among members.

Who We Are

MADIA Tech Launch Inc. is a career, company, and industry incubator, established as a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation and providing educational services to the region's technical, scientific, and industrial workforce. The region is centered within and surrounding the cities of Monrovia, Arcadia, Duarte, Irwindale, Azusa, and Glendora. Educational programs include, but are not limited to, entrepreneurship, business finance and operations, and technology development and commercialization.

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