Navigation Links
Tengion to Participate in Panel Discussion at ISSCR 11th Annual Meeting
Date:6/12/2013

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., June 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Tengion, Inc. (OTCQB: TNGN), a leader in regenerative medicine, today announced that Dr. Tim Bertram, the Company's President of Research and Development and Chief Scientific Officer, will participate in a panel at the International Society for Stem Cell Research (ISSCR) 11th Annual Meeting being held June 12th-15th, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts.

Dr. Bertram will take part in a panel discussion titled "Disease-focused Research: From Bench to Bedside" on Thursday, June 13, 2013 at 11:30am to 12:30pm ET and will cover Tengion's groundbreaking research on the regeneration of the kidney and hollow organs. 

Tengion's platform applies cell-based technologies for tissue and organ regeneration using a patient's own cells.  The company's novel and proprietary technology identifies these cells and uses them to create a neo-organ, with the potential to develop new organs and tissues on a commercial scale.  Tengion has two clinical-stage products including the Neo-Urinary Conduit™ designed to establish a new standard of care for bladder cancer patients undergoing cystectomy and the Neo-Kidney Augment™ intended to delay dialysis and transplantation by increasing renal function in patients with advanced chronic kidney disease. 

ISSCR is the largest international interdisciplinary forum dedicated to stem cell science. Shinya Yamanaka, M.D., Ph.D., the current president, was awarded the Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine in 2012 for the discovery that adult somatic cells can be reprogrammed to become pluripotent cells capable of developing into all tissues of the body. 

About Tengion
Tengion, a clinical-stage regenerative medicine company, is focused on developing its Organ Regeneration Platform™ to harnes
'/>"/>

SOURCE Tengion, Inc.
Copyright©2012 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related biology technology :

1. Tengion to Host Conference Call to Provide a Business Update and Report Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2012 Financial Results on March 18, 2013
2. Tengion Provides Business Update and Reports Third Quarter 2012 Financial Results
3. Tengion to Present at the Lazard Capital Markets 9th Annual Healthcare Conference
4. Tengion Announces Relocation of Corporate Headquarters to Current Facility in Winston-Salem, North Carolina
5. Tengion Presents New Scientific Data in Presentations at TERMIS North America Annual Meeting
6. InspireMD To Participate In Benchmark Investor Conference On May 30th
7. ViroPharma To Participate In Two May Healthcare Investor Conferences
8. P&P Optica Invited to Cambridge Innovation Centre for the Canadian Technology Accelerator Program, One of Eight Canadian Life Science Companies Chosen to Participate
9. AVANIR Pharmaceuticals To participate in two conferences in March
10. Vermillion to Participate in Lazard Capital Markets 5th Annual Medical Technology Snowbird Conference on February 27, 2013
11. Biosim Pharmaceuticals, Manufacturers of Generic ACTHAR, to Participate at Biotech Showcase 2013
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:12/24/2014)... Dec. 23, 2014 Sigma-Aldrich Corporation (NASDAQ: ... waiting period under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act ... on December 22, 2014, thereby completing the U.S. ... the acquisition of the Company by Merck KGaA, ... satisfies another condition to closing the transaction, which ...
(Date:12/22/2014)... Malvern, PA & Brussels (PRWEB) December 22, 2014 ... Education (CfPIE), the global leader of technical training ... Society for Clinical Data Management (SCDM) to ... training and certification programs —providing access to the ... The partnership extends SCDM members with 10% off when ...
(Date:12/22/2014)... HILL, N.C. , Dec. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ ... today announced that it has signed a letter ... company that has developed and patented a nanotechnology-based ... medical diagnostics products that enable rapid on-site collection ... alcohol use/abuse and health issues in an immediate, ...
(Date:12/22/2014)... December 22, 2014 The ... publication of original research, reviews and editorials addressing ... clinical practice, today published a provocative article exploring ... development, progression and potential treatment of prostate cancer. ... research and proposes the possibility that there could ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Acquisition of Sigma-Aldrich by Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, Receives U.S. Antitrust Clearance 2Acquisition of Sigma-Aldrich by Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, Receives U.S. Antitrust Clearance 3CfPIE Announces Partnership with the Society for Clinical Data Management 2CfPIE Announces Partnership with the Society for Clinical Data Management 3ALNE Announces Intention To Acquire BioTechPharma 2Prostate Cancer Experts Dissect the Role of Follicle-stimulating Hormone in the Development, Progression and Potential Treatment of Prostate Cancer 2Prostate Cancer Experts Dissect the Role of Follicle-stimulating Hormone in the Development, Progression and Potential Treatment of Prostate Cancer 3Prostate Cancer Experts Dissect the Role of Follicle-stimulating Hormone in the Development, Progression and Potential Treatment of Prostate Cancer 4
... word boundaryless to describe his vision for GE. ... hierarchical, get-seven-signatures-before-buying-toilet-paper, bureaucratic B.S. that crippled GEs ability ... decisions, and empower people. , ,Economic developers would ... playbook. Why? Because markets are already moving in ...
... three days of June, the first through the third, will ... US, Japan, Germany, France, Italy, Britain, Canada and Russia, have ... missing from the party, and given their importance on the ... meetings are photo opportunities for the heads of state to ...
... Interview with Josh Heling, co-founder, SecurePipe, Inc. ... variety of industries including manufacturing, healthcare, banking, environmental response, ... social engineering, raising money, and ecruiting a CEO. , ... a little about SecurePipe. , , Josh Heling ...
Cached Biology Technology:Are We Headed for a Global Economic Collapse? 2WTN Exclusive Interview with Josh Heling 2WTN Exclusive Interview with Josh Heling 3
(Date:12/11/2014)... 2014 Research and Markets ... ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/9ql3kr/biometrics_market ) has announced the addition of ... report to their offering. One ... adoption of multimodal biometric systems. Multimodal biometric systems ... for verification and identification purposes. This helps to ...
(Date:12/10/2014)... Dec. 9, 2014  Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center today ... its School of Medicine. Funding for this $50 million ... that will be publicly launched next summer. ... the former 60 series R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company complex, ... will begin immediately with plans to be ready to ...
(Date:12/5/2014)... Dec. 4, 2014  Tute Genomics, a leader in ... in Series A1 funding led by UK-based Eurovestech. Peak ... in the investment round. "We are at ... adopts next-generation sequencing and seeks new approaches for the ... Robison , MD MBA, and CEO of Tute Genomics. ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Biometrics Market in India 2015-2019: Key Vendors are 3M Cogent, NEC, Safran and Suprema 2Wake Forest Baptist to Build New Medical Education Facility In Wake Forest Innovation Quarter 2Wake Forest Baptist to Build New Medical Education Facility In Wake Forest Innovation Quarter 3Wake Forest Baptist to Build New Medical Education Facility In Wake Forest Innovation Quarter 4Tute Genomics Raises $2.3 Million to Scale Up Cloud-Based Genome Analytics and Accelerate Personalized Medicine 2Tute Genomics Raises $2.3 Million to Scale Up Cloud-Based Genome Analytics and Accelerate Personalized Medicine 3
... FASEB MARC (Minority Access to Research Careers) Program has ... Italiana di Patologia (SIP) XXX National Congress in Salerno, ... meant to promote the entry of underrepresented minority students, ... science community and to encourage the participation of young ...
... St. Jude Children,s Research Hospital investigators adds to evidence that ... brain and visual system, safeguarding the future retina by keeping ... signaling protein capable of disrupting the process. The findings ... system as a key regulator of the Wnt family of ...
... in French . , A team of ... Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Biology, Health, Environment and ... and a researcher at Sainte-Justine University Hospital, and Donna ... and a member of CINBIOSE, recently completed a study ...
Cached Biology News:Scientists show Six3 gene essential for retinal development 2Manganese in drinking water: Study suggests adverse effects on children's intellectual abilities 2Manganese in drinking water: Study suggests adverse effects on children's intellectual abilities 3
Rab 3 Immunogen: Synthetic peptide corresponding to the N-terminal region of Rab 3 protein. Storage: -20 C, Avoid Freeze/Thaw Cycles...
... Disrupts biological cells for DNA ... 96 well plates (includes 96 well ... consistent lysis across the entire plate ... wells). Can be used for ...
Request Info...
GBL Antibody...
Biology Products: