Navigation Links
Stemedica's President Delivers Keynote Address at Swiss-Russian Forum
Date:9/17/2009

SAN DIEGO, Sept. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. Nikolai Tankovich, President of Stemedica, delivered the keynote speech at the Crossing Visions Summit held in Moscow from September 14th - 16th. His presentation at a forum of top Russian and Swiss political, economic and business leaders featured advances in stem cell technology. The Swiss delegation invited Dr. Tankovich, not only for his scientific expertise, but as an example of an on-going scientific collaboration that Stemedica has established between Switzerland and Russia.

"We are delighted that Dr. Tankovich has accepted our invitation to be the keynote speaker at our collaborative forum in Moscow. His expertise in stem cells places him among the premier researchers and clinicians in regenerative medicine," stated Eric Maire, Senior Director Economic Development, State of Vaud, Switzerland.

At the forum, a delegation of over 100 leaders from Switzerland's government, business and biotech sectors met with over 300 of Russia's executives and policy makers. The purpose of the forum was to further commercial relationships between the two countries. During the forum, a number of collaborative agreements between the two countries were signed paving the way for new forms of long-term, forward-looking cooperative relationships.

"We are especially pleased with the outcome of this forum and believe it has been an example of the intensification of the ties that have, and continue to, bind Russia to Switzerland," said Walter B. Gyger, Ambassador of Switzerland to the Russian Federation. The Ambassador further stated, "We are very pleased that Stemedica, a prime example of collaboration between Switzerland and Russia, has chosen Switzerland for its International Headquarters. Its advancement and leadership in the stem cell industry is very impressive and we look forward to supporting them in their research, development and manufacturing efforts."

"I am truly honored to have been selected by the Swiss Government to present Stemedica's cutting edge stem cell technologies to this conference on innovation and science," said Dr. Tankovich. "The research and development collaboration between Russia and Switzerland fits Stemedica's tactical and strategic initiatives as we already have on-going business and research operations in these two great countries as well as in important marketplace leaders like the United States and Korea. We're delighted with the enthusiasm and long-term commitments being made at this Forum as well as the media interest that this event has generated here in Russia. Such interest and support bodes well for the entire stem cell industry."

Maynard A. Howe, PhD, Stemedica's Vice Chairman and CEO was also in attendance at the Summit. Dr. Howe emphasized the importance of these strategic relationships. "Stemedica is committed to working with the world's best and brightest as we work to build a better future for the stem cell industry as well as those who will benefit from our collective efforts. This type of alliance fosters the kind of technology sharing in the biotech and pharmaceutical industries that will soon be changing the lives of millions suffering from debilitating diseases and conditions."

Dr. Tankovich and other Stemedica colleagues will continue to present at national and international conferences like the Crossing Visions Summit as Stemedica further establishes itself as a leader in the stem cell and biopharmaceutical industries.

About Stemedica Cell Technologies, Inc.

Stemedica Cell Technologies Inc. (www.stemedica.com) is a specialty biopharmaceutical company that is committed to the development and manufacturing of best-in-class adult stem cells and stem cell factors for use by approved research institutions and hospitals for pre-clinical and human clinical trials. The company is currently developing regulatory pathways for stroke and wound repair. Stemedica is headquartered in San Diego, California.

For more information regarding this Media Release or Stemedica Cell Technologies, contact Dave McGuigan at dmcguigan@stemedica.com.


'/>"/>
SOURCE Stemedica Cell Technologies, Inc.
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Family Research Council: Senator Baucus Undermines President Obamas Abortion Funding Claim
2. AFSCME President McEntee: "Finance Committee Health Care Bill is Deeply Flawed"
3. Cynosure Names Paul Cardarelli Vice President of Business Development
4. Marc Russo Named Vice President of Senior Markets at Blue Shield of California
5. Marc Russo Named Vice President of Individual, Small Group, and Government Business Unit at Blue Shield of California
6. Care Improvement Plus Names Anthony Colistra as Vice President, Market Growth and Development
7. Schofield Media Names Brian Reshefsky Group President
8. Statement from Stuart L. Weinstein, MD, Chairman, Doctors for Medical Liability Reform on President Obamas Health Care Address to Congress
9. Broad Health Coalition Applauds President Obamas Commitment to Medical Liability Reform
10. The Presidents Speech & Mental Health Care
11. President Obama Misleads Public on Health Care for Illegal Aliens; Illegal Aliens Would Benefit Under H.R. 3200
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:5/2/2016)... , ... May 02, 2016 , ... ... a residential inpatient rehabilitation center can find some useful information in a new ... in Central Michigan. This video, which can be viewed on the Serenity Recovery ...
(Date:5/2/2016)... ... 2016 , ... Beanfields, PBC, makers of Beanfields Bean and ... at University of Colorado in Boulder to create new advertising campaigns. , Adjunct ... School of Journalism, who selected Beanfields as the brand on which to focus ...
(Date:5/2/2016)... Texas (PRWEB) , ... May 02, 2016 , ... In ... will offer an incentive to people who share their fitness journey on social ... and premium first aid products, will award a $100 product voucher each week during ...
(Date:5/2/2016)... ... 2016 , ... East Los Angeles dentist , Dr. Ramin Assili, is ... to receive any dental extraction treatment for $40 off the regular price. This promotion ... the lower price, patients can more easily afford extractions to eliminate teeth that are ...
(Date:5/2/2016)... ... ... Dr. Rassouli, dentist in Orange County, CA comments on the ... was published in the “Journal of the American Geriatrics Society,” more than a third ... Alzheimer’s disease. The study found that dental problems may increase the risk of heart ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:4/28/2016)... 2016 Treato , the ... announced today that it has been named a Cool ... in Life Sciences, 2016, Stephen Davies , ... focuses on life-science- oriented analytics, algorithms and smart machine ... doctors, confirm medication ingestion, and analyze unstructured information.   ...
(Date:4/28/2016)... Dr. Vivek Ahuja , ... Ste phen Schmidt ... of cloud-based software solutions for life sciences, today announced key new ... wealth of insight to a growing business.  This will bolster the ... George Phillips joined ArisGlobal in the position of Vice President ...
(Date:4/28/2016)... N.J. , April 28, 2016   Acsis ... today announced that leading IT market research and advisory ... " in the IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Pharmaceutical Track and ... 2016).  The report provides an assessment of the capabilities ... track and trace software market. Logo - ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: