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  • ISSCR 2017 Highlights New Discoveries in Stem Cell Research & Progress Toward Clinical Therapies

    25 April, 2017
    Progress in stem cell research and its translation to the clinic will be the focus of the International Society for Stem Cell Research (ISSCR) annual meeting 14-17 June at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center, Boston, Mass. More than 4,000 stem cell scientists, bioethicists, clinicians, and industry professionals from over 50 countries will share and discuss the latest discoveries and technologies within the field, and how they are advancing regenerative medicine.
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  • ISSCR Expresses Concern over FY2018 Budget Proposal in U.S.

    17 March, 2017
    The FY2018 Discretionary Budget Plan put forward by the U.S. Administration includes dramatic cuts in funding for science and research programs that would threaten biomedical research and its translation into new therapies for millions of people worldwide.
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  • ISSCR Announces New Policy Director

    20 February, 2017
    The ISSCR has named Kaye Meier to be its new Director of Policy. Meier is responsible for directing, planning, and executing policy and advocacy efforts, enabling the society and its members to actively engage in shaping stem cell-related public policy around the world.
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  • Board Letter to Stem Cell Community Regarding Travel to ISSCR 2017

    10 February, 2017
    The ISSCR community stands united in support of science and the belief that international collaboration and the free flow of ideas is essential to our work. Restricting travel to the U.S. from seven countries named in a recent Executive Order negatively affects scientific exchange, and has generated concern among many. While some of you may be questioning whether to travel for the ISSCR 2017 annual meeting in Boston, 14-17 June, this is not a time to stay away. Rather, in coming to attend the meeting, you show support for colleagues around the world and the global scientific community.
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