Navigation Links
American Transplant Congress 2009
Date:3/23/2009

Experts Present New Research in Boston

MOUNT LAUREL, N.J. March 23 /PRNewswire/ -- The ninth annual American Transplant Congress 2009 (ATC) is the premier educational event in the field of basic and clinical transplantation. This joint meeting, sponsored by the American Society of Transplant Surgeons (ASTS) and the American Society of Transplantation (AST), will occur from May 30 - June 4, 2009 at the John B. Hynes Convention Center in Boston, MA.

Controversial topics and important new data will be the focus of the Sunrise Symposia. Joint plenary sessions will showcase the top scoring abstracts, presented to the entire audience. On Sunday and Monday, there will be concurrent mid-day symposia centered on the timeliest issues in the field. "What's Hot, What's New" will be the final presentation.

ATC 09 will present two State-of-the-Art Addresses. Rudolf Jaenisch M.D., who established the Human Stem Cell Facility at the Whitehead Institute and is Professor of Biology at M.I.T., will speak on "Stem Cells and the Molecular Control of Pluripotency for Regenerative Medicine." Nobel prize winner, Philip Sharp M.D., Institute Professor at the David H. Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research at M.I.T. will present the topic of "RNA in Biology and Disease."

The meeting also features new, highly interactive sessions including the ATC New Investigator Career Highlight Forum. This discussion format will provide the opportunity for these individuals to introduce their research findings and obtain feedback from established investigators.

         ATC Highlights:
         State-of-the-Art Address - Rudolf Jaenisch M.D, M.I.T., Boston, MA
         State-of-the-Art Address - Philip Sharp, M.I.T., Boston, MA
         Special Interactive Sessions
         "What's Hot, What's New" Presentation
         Stem Cell & Islet Cell Research
         Infectious Diseases
         Cardiac Risks
         Living Donation
         Ethics, Economics & Regulatory Issues
         Incentives for Organ Donation
         New UNOS Pediatric Donor Allocation Policies
         Tissue Engineering
         Organ Allocation Worldwide
         Transplantation Controversies
         Biologic Immunosuppression Agents
         NanoMedicine
         ...many more crucial presentations

New worldwide research and discoveries will be presented through symposia, oral abstracts, concurrent workshops, poster presentations and small group sessions. Presenters include the most respected and knowledgeable individuals in transplantation science and medicine.

For more information about the American Society of Transplant Surgeons, visit www.asts.org. Learn more about the American Society of Transplantation at www.a-s-t.org. Visit www.atcmeeting.org for meeting schedule, key speakers, and more. Media interviews are encouraged.


'/>"/>
SOURCE American Transplant Congress 2009
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related biology technology :

1. Vicus Therapeutics to Present at the 234th American Chemical Society National Meeting in Boston, MA
2. SportCoatings; The North American Booster Club Association (NABCA); the Coatings Specialist Group New Booster Program Goes High Tech With Invisible Antimicrobial Defense
3. American Stock Exchange Lists The Common Stock Of Neuralstem, Inc.
4. American Oriental Bioengineering Announces Participation in September Investor Conferences
5. Nektar Presents Positive Results from Phase 1 Clinical Trial of NKTR-118 (oral PEG-naloxol) at American College of Clinical Pharmacology Meeting
6. Rosetta Genomics to Present at the American Association of Cancer Research (AACR) "Molecular Diagnostics in Cancer Therapeutic Development" Conference
7. Tips from the Journals of the American Society for Microbiology
8. Trubion Pharmaceuticals Announces Upcoming Presentations at American College of Rheumatology Annual Scientific Meeting
9. Americas Heartland Launches Third Season Highlighting Contributions of American Farmers and Ranchers
10. American and European Parkinsons Sufferers Find Chinese Stem Cell Treatment Effective, Proving Western Debates Moot
11. AUDIO from Medialink and Pfizer: Hispanic Heritage Month Reminds Us Increasing Numbers of Hispanic-Americans Do Not Have Health Insurance
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:3/29/2017)... ... March 29, 2017 , ... ... separable adhesive layers, as issued by the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office (USPTO). ... to combining electronics and health monitoring. This invention will be critical to the ...
(Date:3/29/2017)...  Vermillion, Inc. (NASDAQ: VRML), a bio-analytical solutions ... results for the fourth quarter and full year ... a pivotal year for us with our first ... agreements, major reimbursement progress with Medicare, positive medical ... addition we cleared our 2 nd generation ...
(Date:3/29/2017)... year,s petition to the White House signed by 120,000 ... generate awareness on the importance of new organic medicines and nutritional ... place. ... this month Health Advance (OTC PINK: HADV ), ... announced its endeavors on this generally recognized as safe ...
(Date:3/29/2017)... , ... March 29, 2017 , ... ... announce that Nerium International Mexico has been approved as an active member of ... achieve satisfaction and protection among distributers and consumers in relationship marketing. This professional ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:2/28/2017)... , Spanien, 27. Februar 2017  EyeLock LLC, ... Iris-Scan, wird seine erstklassige biometrische Lösung zur ... 835 mit X16 LTE auf dem Mobile ... März) am Qualcomm-Stand in Halle 3, Stand ... beinhaltet die Sicherheitsplattform Qualcomm Haven™ – eine ...
(Date:2/24/2017)... Spain , Feb. 24, 2017  EyeLock LLC, a ... demonstrate its elite iris biometric solution on the ... X16 LTE at Mobile World Congress 2017 ... Qualcomm,s Booth in Hall 3, Stand 3E10. ... the Qualcomm Haven™ security platform—a combination of ...
(Date:2/21/2017)... LONDON , February 21, 2017 ... um 70 Millionen US-Dollar wachsen. Nach einem Gespräch mit mehr ... es einige Hindernisse zu überwinden gilt, um diese Prognose ... ... unter anderem die Mobilisierung der finanziellen Mittel für die ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):