2018 Annual Meeting Highlights
The ISSCR 2018 Annual Meeting went “down under” to Melbourne, Australia where 3,000 stem cell scientists, clinicians, and professionals from 52 countries gathered to share their latest research, network with colleagues, and explore the latest technologies driving the field forward.Full story
- 17 July, 2018
The ISSCR has appointed Martin F. Pera, professor at the Jackson Laboratory, U.S., as the next editor-in-chief of Stem Cell Reports, the organization’s open-access journal. Pera will succeed Christine Mummery, who led the journal since its launch in 2013. Pera will assume the post in January, 2019.Full story
- 20 June, 2018
3,000 scientists went "down under" for ISSCR 2018 in Melbourne, Australia. Photo highlights on our Flickr page, on Instagram, and in other social media posts reflect excitement around the meeting. Also check out the daily meeting newsletter!
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Stem Cell Scientists and the Public: Personal Reflections
A recent public forum in Melbourne, Australia, "Stem Cell Research - Now and in the Future," allowed scientists and experts to share with the public the potential of this rapidly advancing research. In this blog post, three Australian stem cell scientists who attended the session describe their personal reflections on public engagement.
Stem Cells in the News
Media highlights in the field of stem cell research and its translation to the clinic.
20 August, PharmaTimes
9 August, Science Daily
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30 July, Science
A sampling of recent stem cell research commentaries, articles, and resources.
On the cover: A mouse with two faces represents the two commonly used C57BL/6 substrains, and this cartoon universe depicts reactive oxygen species (ROS) attacking the Hematropolis Central Blood Bank. Will the NNT gene come to the rescue?
Featured Current Protocols in Stem Cell Biology Article
Cancer Stem Cell Migration in Three-Dimensional Aligned Collagen Matrices, Ray, et al (2018).Current Prot. Stem Cell Biology, 45, e57. doi: 10.1002/cpsc.57.
Directed Evolution of Reprogramming Factors by Cell Selection and Sequencing Veerapandian, et al (2018), Stem Cell Reports, doi: 10.1016/j.stemcr.2018.07.002.
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Other Stem Cell Events
Opportunities for researchers from around the world to explore the latest discoveries in stem cell science and regenerative medicine.
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ISSCR and policy news from around the world.
31 July, Regulatory Focus
FDA and EMA to Hold Workshop on Breakthrough and PRIME Designations
22 June, Science
Emerging Stem Cell Ethics
20 June, Fierce Pharma
Big Pharma Executives Jump to China Startups for Higher Pay
Learn about ISSCR colleagues in the stem cell field from around the world.
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