Navigation Links
BIO 2009 -- R&D session: New stem cell research unlocks unknown therapies
Date:5/15/2009

Meet Dr Jonas Frisen, one of the most successful scientists within stem cell research, at an R&D session in the worlds largest convention for biotech and pharmaceuticals, BIO 2009 in Atlanta, USA. The session is arranged by the Swedish medical university Karolinska Institutet, SwedenBIO and Invest in Sweden Agency.

Dr. Frisn will talk about stem cell research, currently one of the most exciting areas in science, and how it unravels potential new therapies for Parkinson's, Alzheimer's, spinal cord injury, stroke, heart diseases and other devastating diseases.

He is also the scientific founder of NeuroNova, a biopharmaceutical company, developing stem cell-based therapies for neurological disorders in the central nervous system. NeuroNova has two drug candidates in clinical development, one for Parkinson's disease and one for ALS.

The session will be chaired by Ceci Connolly, National Healthcare Reporter at Washington Post.

R&D session at BIO 2009 - Breaking new stem cell research unlocks unknown therapies
Time: Thursday 21 May at 10:00 am.
Location: Georgia World Congress Center, Room B308, Atlanta.

Key Speaker: Jonas frisn, M.D., Ph.D., Tobias Foundation Professor of Stem Cell Research, Karolinska Institutet, Sweden.
Speaker: Lilian Wikstrm, Ph.D., Head of Research, NeuroNova AB.
Chair: Ceci Connolly, National Healthcare Reporter, Washington Post.


'/>"/>

Contact: Sabina Bossi
sabina.bossi@ki.se
46-706-146-066
Karolinska Institutet
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1

Related biology news :

1. New partnership offers outsourced R&D in membrane biology
2. Oak Ridge to lead auto supplier R&D partnership
3. Singapore opens Fusionopolis, its second major R&D hub in 5 years
4. NTU seals global partnerships on environmental sciences R&D
5. Research shows skeleton to be endocrine organ
6. Newly created cancer stem cells could aid breast cancer research
7. Dominant cholesterol-metabolism ideas challenged by new research
8. Researchers identify proteins involved in new neurodegenerative syndrome
9. Texas researchers and educators head for Antarctica
10. MGH researchers describe new way to identify, evolve novel enzymes
11. University of Pennsylvania researchers develop formula to gauge risk of disease clusters
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:4/18/2017)... -- Socionext Inc., a global expert in SoC-based imaging and computing solutions, ... which features the company,s hybrid codec technology. A demonstration utilizing TeraFaces ... will be showcased during the upcoming Medtec Japan at Tokyo Big ... Las Vegas Convention Center April 24-27. ... Click here for an image of ...
(Date:4/13/2017)... April 13, 2017 UBM,s Advanced Design and ... will feature emerging and evolving technology through its 3D ... will run alongside the expo portion of the event ... and demonstrations focused on trending topics within 3D printing ... and manufacturing event will take place June 13-15, 2017 at ...
(Date:4/11/2017)... BEACH GARDENS, Fla. , April 11, 2017 ... identity management and secure authentication solutions, today announced ... contract by Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Activity (IARPA) ... for IARPA,s Thor program. "Innovation has ... onset and IARPA,s Thor program will allow us ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):
(Date:7/16/2017)... ... July 16, 2017 , ... OHAUS Corporation, ... the launch of its new line of Extreme Environment Shakers today. , Extreme ... CO2 and humidity for optimal cell growth such as cell cultures, solubility studies ...
(Date:7/14/2017)... ... July 14, 2017 , ... ... . Sonic Manufacturing Technologies has installed a solar system on its roof top. ... period,” the President of Sonic, Kenneth Raab stated. The company’s proud history of ...
(Date:7/14/2017)... Foreside, Maine (PRWEB) , ... July 13, 2017 ... ... VALIDATE® D-Dimer linearity and calibration verification test kit has received US FDA 510 ... kit, in a human plasma matrix, evaluates D-Dimer. Each VALIDATE® D-Dimer kit, prepared ...
(Date:7/13/2017)... ... July 13, 2017 , ... Thousands of pilots from across the ... National Aeromodeling Championships (Nats). Pilots come to Muncie to compete in various categories of ... US teams that participate in world championships. , RC Pylon (July 14-21): One of ...
Breaking Biology Technology: