Navigation Links
'Pan-Asian hub' for life scientists to open in Suzhou, China, on Monday, April 6
Date:4/5/2010

Cold Spring Harbor, NY and Suzhou, China A major new hub of activity for scientists at the leading edge of research in the life sciences will be launched in Suzhou, China, this coming Monday, April 6th, with the opening session of the 1st James Watson Cancer Symposium.

"Our object is to make the Suzhou Dushu Lake Conference Center the premier hub for scientists throughout Asia who are exploring the frontiers of molecular biology, biomedicine and biotechnology," says CSHL's Dr. David Stewart.

Stewart, who is president of CSH Asia, the wholly owned CSHL subsidiary that has developed and independently controls the content of the life sciences meetings program at the newly built Suzhou Dushu Lake Conference Center, is also Executive Director of the CSHL Meetings & Courses program that annually brings some 8,000 life scientists of all levels to CSHL's campus.

The CSH Asia program was launched via an agreement with Suzhou Industrial Park, or SIP, which is a joint venture of the Chinese and Singapore governments. SIP owns the new facility; CSH Asia developed and owns the scientific meetings program.

CSHL's President, Dr. Bruce Stillman, said he hopes the CSH Asia program will have a tangible impact on the way science is communicated within Asia, where, he observed, researching the life sciences is growing at a faster rate than anywhere else in the world.

A search of the Pub Med database shows this clearly. Over the last 10 years, the number of English-language peer-reviewed papers published annually by scientists in China has more than doubled, while in Taiwan, Korea, India and Australia growth has been between 60% and 95%. This compares with growth of less than 20 percent in the U.S.

Dr. Stewart spoke about the potential impact of the program." What's most interesting about the Cold Spring Harbor way of conducting meetings and courses is the scientific intensity and the spirit of questioning that pays litt
'/>"/>

Contact: Peter Tarr
tarr@cshl.edu
516-367-8455
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related medicine news :

1. Scientists ID a protein that splices and dices genes
2. Breakthrough by Danish scientists in preventing maternal malaria
3. NIH scientists identify maternal and fetal genes that increase preterm birth risk
4. UM School of Medicine scientists find new malaria vaccine is safe and protective in children
5. Gladstone scientists identify target that may reduce complications of obesity
6. Scientists map out regulatory regions of genome, hot spots for diabetes genes
7. Doctors and Scientists Create New Society to Promote Non-Animal Toxicology Testing Methods
8. Scientists discover enzyme that cleans cancer cells
9. Scientists Decode Brain Cancer Cell Line
10. Scientists show how molecular switch helps pancreatic cancer beat drugs
11. Brain scientists extend map of fear memory formation
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/13/2014)... (PRWEB) July 14, 2014 MED-Ed Facilities ... at our next conference, April 7+8 in Boston at ... attended at the recent event. Presentations by individuals or ... , To review the types of sessions that were ... Submit your proposal today! , Conference Director, ...
(Date:7/13/2014)... 14, 2014 MillionaireCasket.com is a professional supplier ... excellent wood caskets are selling well in the global market. ... cherry caskets and launched a special offer for all ... prices, all the company’s cherry caskets are made with superb ... must for people to show respect to the departed saint. ...
(Date:7/13/2014)... New York (PRWEB) July 13, 2014 ... Growth, Trends and Forecast 2013 - 2019 , Intraocular ... patients suffering from myopia or cataracts. The lenses are ... After the cataract surgery intraocular lens replaces the focusing ... switches with original crystalline lens to deliver the light ...
(Date:7/13/2014)... 13, 2014 Victorian Hotel has recently ... the rental of bikes for its "Cycle the City" ... Hotel to tour the area using a rental bicycle, ... enthusiasts love to call Vancouver home, as it is ... travel and picturesque journeys through the countryside. Vancouver hotel ...
(Date:7/13/2014)... July 13, 2014 Fuel additives are ... gasoline, diesel, jet fuel, kerosene, and so on, in ... responsible for reducing the corrosion effects caused by fuels ... added to any fuel, provide economies of scale in ... escalate the overall cost of the fuel products. , ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:MED-Ed Facilities Conference Call for Speakers Open 2Health News:Brand New Cherry Caskets Unveiled By China Casket Supplier MillionaireCasket.com 2Health News:Intraocular Lens (IOL) Market: Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2013 - 2019 2Health News:Intraocular Lens (IOL) Market: Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2013 - 2019 3Health News:Intraocular Lens (IOL) Market: Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2013 - 2019 4Health News:Victorian Hotel Creates Excitement by Adding "Cycle the City" Bike Rentals for Its Vancouver Hotel Rooms 2Health News:North America Fuel Additives Market is Expected to Reach $8,100 Million by 2017 - New Report by MicroMarket Monitor 2Health News:North America Fuel Additives Market is Expected to Reach $8,100 Million by 2017 - New Report by MicroMarket Monitor 3Health News:North America Fuel Additives Market is Expected to Reach $8,100 Million by 2017 - New Report by MicroMarket Monitor 4
... , , , ... Michael Jackson,s death, reports of anxiety, depression, insomnia and fatigue have ... his reliance on prescription drugs. But Beverly Hills anti-aging consultants Karen ... Jackson could have been suffering from male menopause for years. You ...
... NANJING, China, Aug. 5 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Simcere Pharmaceutical ... supplier of branded generic and,innovative anti-cancer pharmaceuticals in China, ... quarter results on Monday, August 17, 2009,after the market ... Ren, and chief financial officer, Frank Zhigang Zhao, will,host ...
... ATHLETES SARAH WILL AND CHRIS WADDELL TO RIDE ON SEPT. ... of the greatest Paralympic athletes in the world have signed on to ... and Sarah Will both plan to ride in the event, raising money ... , , Waddell and Will join over a dozen ...
... , , SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. ... depression, according to a study just published in the Journal ... to higher risk for poor health outcomes and complications from ... of an ongoing study of healthy adults aged 65 and ...
... ... ... -- United Benefit Advisors (UBA), in partnership with the National Association of Health Underwriters (NAHU), ... regarding what,s happening now in the national health care reform debate., , , , ,Janet ...
... , ARLINGTON, Va., Aug. 5 ... service, and KnujOn.com , an Internet compliance ... (online advertisements) for Internet pharmacies displayed on bing.com. The report ... by the authors were fake or illegal Internet pharmacies. , ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:SimplyAgeless Believes Michael Jackson Could Have Been Going Through 'Male Menopause' 2Health News:Simcere Pharmaceutical Group to Announce 2009 Second Quarter Earnings on Monday, August 17, 2009 2Health News:Celebrity Paralympians Sign on to Kelly Brush Century Ride 2Health News:Celebrity Paralympians Sign on to Kelly Brush Century Ride 3Health News:Brain Fitness Reduces Risk of Onset of Depressive Symptoms 2Health News:UBA offers Free Webinar: NAHU Executive VP and CEO to Discuss Health Reform Bills 2Health News:UBA offers Free Webinar: NAHU Executive VP and CEO to Discuss Health Reform Bills 3Health News:Report: Microsoft Sponsoring Ads for Rogue Internet Pharmacies 2
(Date:7/10/2014)... 10, 2014  Decision Resources Group finds that ... (ID) specialists are willing to prescribe Durata,s Dalvance ... use as OPAT, approximately two-thirds of the respondents ... their hospital inpatients. However, our findings indicate that ... initiated on OPAT following hospital discharge, and most ...
(Date:7/10/2014)... , July 10, 2014 Decision Resources ... awareness of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration,s (FDA) ... phosphate binder Velphoro, which was approved by the FDA ... chronic kidney disease (CKD) patients on dialysis. ... TreatmentTrends: Nephrology (US) Q2 2014 : ...
(Date:1/15/2014)... , Jan. 15, 2014 Most osteoporosis patients ... to a recent online survey* sponsored by Mission Pharmacal ... the National Osteoporosis Foundation online support community, revealed that ... medication that comes in a form other than a ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Long-Acting Antibiotics Offering Once-Weekly Dosing Will See Favorable Uptake and Use as Outpatient Parenteral Antimicrobial Therapy (OPAT) 2Long-Acting Antibiotics Offering Once-Weekly Dosing Will See Favorable Uptake and Use as Outpatient Parenteral Antimicrobial Therapy (OPAT) 3Half of Surveyed Nephrologists Report Moderate Familiarity with Velphoro, Which Received FDA Approval Late Last Year for the Treatment of Hyperphosphatemia in Dialysis 2Half of Surveyed Nephrologists Report Moderate Familiarity with Velphoro, Which Received FDA Approval Late Last Year for the Treatment of Hyperphosphatemia in Dialysis 3Mission Pharmacal Conducts Online Survey of Osteoporosis Patients 2Mission Pharmacal Conducts Online Survey of Osteoporosis Patients 3
... Roche NimbleGen (SIX: RO, ROG; Pink Sheets: RHHBY ... genomic services provider Ambry Genetics has officially become a ... EZ Exome workflow. They will provide target-enrichment services ... sequencing services for genetic research. Ambry Genetics has passed ...
... Luminex Corporation (Nasdaq: LMNX ) today announced ... Conference to be held September 20 - 22, 2010, ...   http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100104/LUMINEXLOGO ) (Logo:   http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100104/LUMINEXLOGO ) ... president and chief executive officer, will begin at 8:00 ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Ambry Genetics Becomes First Certified Service Provider in US for NimbleGen SeqCap EZ Exome 2Ambry Genetics Becomes First Certified Service Provider in US for NimbleGen SeqCap EZ Exome 3Luminex Corporation to Present at UBS Global Life Sciences Conference 2
The Nevyas Drape Support is the simple and inexpensive way to establish a zone of comfort for your patients during ophthalmic surgery which requires draping over the nose and mouth. Packaged in sets ...
... important standard in busy operating rooms. The unique ... and supports arms and wrists during ophthalmic surgery. ... fluids are collected. The bar also flips up ... transfer on and off the table. The metal ...
... system provides patients with the ability ... to reading. The telescope has ... viewing. The double lens caps ... 4x magnifications. Each flip-up reading ...
The TV-Mag is a 1.9x focusing telescope, used mainly for watching television. It has a large objective lens giving excellent light transmission and a wide field of view....
Medicine Products: