Baylor College of Medicine Joins Organizers of 2014 World Stem Cell Summit

Genetics Policy Institute, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, Mayo Clinic, Kyoto University Institute for Integrated Cell-Material Sciences, BioBridge Global and Baylor College of Medicine to Lead 2014 Summit SAN ANTONIO, July 16, 2014 — Genetics Policy Institute (GPI) announced Baylor College of Medicine in Houston is an “Organizing Partner” of […]

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World Stem Cell Summit San Antonio #WSCS14 Registration Opens, New Partnering Opportunities Announced

SAN ANTONIO, Texas (5/28/2014) — Registration opens today for the 2014 World Stem Cell Summit, December 3-5, in San Antonio, Texas. The Summit is the regenerative medicine community’s best networking event, pulling together a diverse, interdisciplinary mix of experts: researchers, industry leaders, clinicians, hospital administrators, regulators, philanthropists, venture capitalists, economic development officers, journalists, lawyers and […]

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Organizers of 2014 World Stem Cell Summit #WSCS14 Announced

Genetics Policy Institute, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, Mayo Clinic, Kyoto University Institute for Integrated Cell-Material Sciences and BioBridge Global to Lead 2014 Summit SAN ANTONIO, Texas, May 1, 2014 — Genetics Policy Institute (GPI) announced four prestigious “Organizing Partners” of the 10th annual World Stem Cell Summit. The 2014 […]

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Nurturing a Pioneering Community

Regenerative medicine and stem cell research are presenting possibilities that were unimaginable 15 years ago. Bernard Siegel, Founder of the World Stem Cell Summit, discusses its position at the heart of this community, bringing together stakeholders to accelerate the field towards fulfilling its promise and bringing transformative treatments to patients.

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Qatar Biomedical Research Institute participates in World Stem Cell Summit

A delegation from Qatar Biomedical Research Institute (QBRI) made a big impression by attending its first World Stem Cell Summit in America this year, with two scientists presenting research posters and Executive Director Dr Abdelali Haoudi speaking in a panel discussion on “Strategic Partnerships for Successful Research, Commercialization and Economic Development—An International Perspective.”

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Assessing the full potential of global stem cell research

The stem cell research sector is growing more than twice as fast (7%) as the global research average (2.9%), according to a new report. The study, which examined the growth and development of the stem cell field as a whole, also closely examined the embryonic stem (ES) cell and induced pluripotent stem (iPS) cell research […]

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Children’s Neurobiological Solutions Write-Up: World Stem Cell Summit 2013

On December 3rd, 2013, CNS Foundation hit the I-5 South to attend the 2013 World Stem Cell Summit in San Diego, California! The World Stem Cell Summit (WSCS) is a multi-day networking event that connects industry, academia, government, and patient advocates with the goal of accelerating the discovery and development of cures and therapies. With […]

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Buzz Building Over San Antonio’s World Stem Cell Summit

“San Antonio’s Biomedical Sector: Stepping onto the Global Stage.” That lofty but accurate slogan served as the theme of this morning’s annual BioMed SA breakfast meeting. With every seat in the house filled, the meeting drew more than 200 attendees, many of whom are members of BioMed SA, a local nonprofit that strives to accelerate […]

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Neural Precursors “Cure MS” in Mice

During a session at the this week’s World Stem Cell Summit in San Diego, an international research team described an “astonishing” experiment in which a mouse model of multiple sclerosis was able to virtually totally recover and move normally after being transplanted with human neural precursor cells (hNPC). The scientists were able to show almost […]

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Mary Ann Liebert Wins Stem Cell Education Award

Mary Ann Liebert, president and CEO of Mary Ann Liebert Inc., and publisher of GEN, was presented with the Stem Cell Education Award by the Genetics Policy Institute. The award was given during a ceremony at dinner which took place at the World Stem Cell Summit, which is being held in San Diego this week.

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Roman Reed honored for stem cell advocacy

The World Stem Cell Summit honored five champions of stem cell research Thursday evening. They are: Philanthropists Denny Sanford and Malin Burnham; stem cell researcher/blogger/patient advocate Paul Knoepfler; medical journal publisher Mary Ann Liebert, and patient advocate Roman Reed.

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