Navigation Links
Junying Yu, Leading Stem Cell Researcher, Joins Cellular Dynamics International
Date:7/22/2009

MADISON, Wis., July 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Cellular Dynamics International (CDI) announced today the appointment of Junying Yu, Ph.D., as senior research fellow. Her significant body of published research has shown her to be one of the leading stem cell researchers in the world. Dr. Yu's scientific leadership will help to accelerate the company's efforts toward harnessing the power of induced pluripotent stem (iPS) cells to reproducibly differentiate into essential cell types for drug discovery and development and eventually therapeutic use.

The appointment reflects the rapid progress CDI is making in developing commercially available terminal cells (e.g. heart, blood, neural cells, etc.) derived from iPS cells for drug development. This progress has been highlighted by the recent announcements of two strategic technology in-license arrangements with Mount Sinai School of Medicine and Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis and the company's recent announcement of the generation of iPS cells from normal human blood.

"Dr. Yu strengthens CDI's scientific team and our ability to exploit our growing patent portfolio," said Chris Kendrick-Parker, CDI's Chief Commercial Officer. "Junying is one of the top stem cell researchers in the world, and with her on our team we feel confident that we will be able to provide additional, much needed stem cell research tools and therapies to the preclinical, and eventually clinical, market faster."

R
'/>"/>

SOURCE Cellular Dynamics International (CDI)
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related biology technology :

1. NeoStem, Inc. Appoints Leading Chinese Medical Official to Its Advisory Board
2. Finesse Solutions Forges Agreement With Leading Biotechnology Company for Single-Use Technology Exploration
3. Leading for Growth in the New Economic Reality Includes Vision and Innovation
4. National Institutes of Health Join Nations Leading Postgrad Bio Jobs Board
5. The World's Leading IP Strategists Revealed
6. PAREXEL Experts to Present Leading Insights at Drug Information Association 45th Annual Meeting
7. Leading North American Emergency Medical Services Provider British Columbia Ambulance Service Selects NICE Inform for Improved Service
8. Dutch Medical Equipment Producer Nucletron Strengthens Leading Position in Cancer Radiation Therapy Market
9. New Cellular Bioenergetics Workshops Series Inaugurated by Seahorse Bioscience with Two of the Worlds Leading Bioenergetics Researchers
10. RSCI Announces World-Leading Stem Cell Science Advisory Board
11. Four Major Universities Join Nations Leading Postgrad Bio Jobs Board
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:5/28/2015)... 2015 The Academy of Model Aeronautics Foundation ... on August 15, 2015. National Model Aviation Day was created ... introduce model flying to the general public. , The AMA ... participate in the celebration by hosting events in their own ... Model Aviation Day events. View our online event map ...
(Date:5/28/2015)... N.J. , May 28, 2015  PDS ... a cancer immunotherapy treatment targeting HPV-16, has generated ... Currently, pre-cervical cancer is treated by ... a simple and effective non-surgical alternative. Results show ... mechanisms (T-cells) to recognize, target, and kill precancerous ...
(Date:5/28/2015)... 2015 The Fertility Centers of New ... Danielle Vitiello has taken on a new and expanded ... will provide guidance, leadership, oversight and quality assurance for ... Vitiello among our team of experienced reproductive endocrinologists,” said ... A. Hill, M.D. “Her expertise and compassionate, individualized care ...
(Date:5/28/2015)... Dr. Carl Peck, MD, Chairman of ... Williams, MD, has joined the firm as a ... top tier consultants whose expertise and professional stature ... company’s clients. Premier Experts collaborate to design and ... their medical products, pursue optimal regulatory pathways, build ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Model flying pilots celebrate the Academy of Model Aeronautics Foundation’s Third Annual National Model Aviation Day 2PDS Biotechnology reports positive Phase I clinical trial results in proprietary HPV-Cancer Immunotherapy 2Danielle Vitiello, MD of Fertility Centers of New England, Named New Medical Director 2Former CEO and Chair of the Council of Experts at the USP, Roger L. Williams, MD, Joins NDA Partners as a Premier Expert Consultant 2
... FDA Submission for Removal of Clinical Hold, ... Bulletin Board: GNTA) announced that the Company has,received ... the European,Patent Office for its pipeline product, tesetaxel, ... of matter for the tesetaxel drug,substance and to ...
... Technology to Lexicon Targets, COPENHAGEN, June 10 ... Lexicon Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: LXRX ) aimed,at ... for highly,validated drug targets., Under the terms ... will be applied to identify novel small molecule,lead ...
... Mass., June 9 Boston Scientific,Corporation (NYSE: ... Ratings,that it has revised its Rating Outlook on ... the Company,s long-term credit rating of,BB+., Fitch ... progress Boston,Scientific is making toward stabilizing its drug-eluting ...
Cached Biology Technology:Genta Receives Notice of Allowances for European Patents Related to Composition and Processes for Tesetaxel, a Leading Oral Taxane 2Genta Receives Notice of Allowances for European Patents Related to Composition and Processes for Tesetaxel, a Leading Oral Taxane 3Genta Receives Notice of Allowances for European Patents Related to Composition and Processes for Tesetaxel, a Leading Oral Taxane 4Nuevolution Announces Drug Discovery Alliance With Lexicon Pharmaceuticals 2Nuevolution Announces Drug Discovery Alliance With Lexicon Pharmaceuticals 3Boston Scientific Welcomes Revised Outlook From Fitch Ratings 2Boston Scientific Welcomes Revised Outlook From Fitch Ratings 3
(Date:5/8/2015)... Calif. , May 8, 2015 Synaptics Inc. ... solutions, today announced that members of the executive management team ... Morgan 43rd Annual Technology, Media and Telecom Conference Date: ... Hotel in Boston, MA ... 27, 2015 Time: 2:45pm ET Location: The New York Palace ...
(Date:4/27/2015)... , Apr. 27, 2015 NXT-ID, Inc. ... biometric authentication company focused on the growing mobile commerce ... shipping to pre-order customers the first week of May, ... the month of May. Gino ... significant milestone for the company as Wocket® enters the ...
(Date:4/17/2015)... BURNABY, Canada , April 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ ... projects, growing security concerns, and technological advancement to ... Arabia until 2020   ... " Saudi Arabia Biometric Systems Market Forecast &  Opportunities, 2020 ", biometric ... is projected to register growth at CAGR ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Synaptics to Present at Upcoming Investor Conferences 2Wocket, the Smartest Wallet You Will Ever Own, Announces Shipment to Pre-order Customers 2Wocket, the Smartest Wallet You Will Ever Own, Announces Shipment to Pre-order Customers 3Saudi Arabia Biometric Systems Market to Grow at 22% Through 2020, Says TechSci Research 2Saudi Arabia Biometric Systems Market to Grow at 22% Through 2020, Says TechSci Research 3
... - With infections increasingly resistant to even the most ... Institute at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center (LA BioMed) report in ... clues they have uncovered in immune system molecules that ... Nannette Y. Yount present evidence that small proteins in ...
... prove a permanent turn on for some genes. Research published today ... why former smokers are still more susceptible to lung cancer than ... by Wan L Lam and Stephen Lam from the BC Cancer ... smokers, as well as from non-smokers who have never smoked. They ...
... AK The historic collaboration between leading scientists and ... for Health and the ,Global Environment at Harvard Medical ... continues this week with a trip to Alaska. A ... traveling together on August 25th to observe first- ,hand ...
Cached Biology News:Researchers discover new strategies for antibiotic resistance 2Smoking turns on genes -- permanently 2Scientist-evangelical Alaska expedition 2
Applications: Immunohistochemistry, ISH, FISH, CISH....
... 100 Amplification Kit, 100 reactions. Prepare ... in 4-6 h.Generate microgram quantities of ... starting material.Use amplified DNA directly for ... bacterial or M13 liquid cultures, colonies, ...
Immunogen: Synthetic peptide (KLH conjugated): L(506) S K S S S Q I R M S G L P A D N L A T(525) Storage: -20 C, Avoid Freeze/Thaw Cycles...
Polypropylene test tube racks, used in Thermo Forma's line of Test Tube Rack holders...
Biology Products: