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2014-09-04 16:27:31

MENLO PARK, Calif., Sept. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Asterias Biotherapeutics, Inc. (OTCBB: ASTY) announced today that its Board of Directors has set Monday, September 15, 2014 as the record date (the "Record Date") for determining holders of its Series A common stock entitled to receive BioTime, Inc. common share purchase warrants in Asterias' previously announced warrant distribution. Asterias plans to distribute, on a pro rata basis, warrants to purchase 8,000,000 BioTime common...

2008-11-14 09:00:34

BioTime, Inc. (OTCBB:BTIM) Chief Executive Officer Michael West, Ph.D. will deliver a keynote presentation on Wednesday, November 19, at a meeting in Madison, Wisconsin commemorating the 10th anniversary of the publication describing the derivation and culturing of human embryonic stem cells for the first time. Dr. West's presentation is titled "Opportunities and Challenges of Commercializing Stem Cell Research." The Wisconsin Academy, along with University of Wisconsin-Madison and the...

2008-10-27 09:00:41

BioTime, Inc. (OTCBB:BTIM) Chief Executive Officer Michael West, Ph.D. will deliver a presentation this morning at the GTCbio Advances in Stem Cell Discoveries meeting in San Francisco. Dr. West's presentation is titled "Embryomics: Implications for Regenerative Medicine." This year's conference will focus on cutting-edge information on developments in all areas of stem cell research, including the biology, medicine, applications, regulation, and business of Stem Cells. Dr. West's...

2008-10-13 15:00:31

BioTime, Inc. (OTCBB:BTIM) and the International Longevity Center-USA today announced a collaboration aimed at research, education and advocacy for regenerative medicine and its application in aging. Founded by President and CEO, Robert N. Butler, M.D. in 1990, the International Longevity Center is a non-profit international research, policy, and education organization formed to educate individuals on how to live longer and better, and advise society on how to maximize the benefits of...

2008-09-11 09:00:48

BioTime, Inc. (OTCBB:BTIM) announced that it will host a conference call on which its Chief Executive Officer, Dr. Michael D. West, will discuss the opportunities presented by the recent additions to the company's stem cell technology portfolio. BioTime, and its wholly owned subsidiary, Embryome Sciences, Inc., have acquired licenses for a portfolio of stem cell technology patents and patent applications. These licenses include technology that allows the rapid isolation of novel highly...

2008-08-06 18:00:38

BioTime, Inc. (OTCBB:BTIM) announced today that Robert N. Butler, M.D., has been elected to BioTime's Board of Directors. Dr. Butler is the founder, Chief Executive Officer, and President of the International Longevity Center-USA, a non-profit international research, policy, and education organization formed to educate individuals on how to live longer and better, and advise society on how to maximize the benefits of today's age boom. Dr. Butler received his B.A. degree from Columbia College...

2008-06-27 09:03:10

BioTime, Inc., (OTCBB:BTIM) and its wholly-owned subsidiary Embryome Sciences, Inc. announced today the launch of Embryome.com and the International Embryome Initiative, an international collaboration with scientists around the world to create the first systematic map of all the cell types derived from human embryonic stem cells. In a paper published today titled "The International Embryome Initiative: A Collaborative Database for Navigating the Complexities of Human Embryonic Stem Cell...

2008-06-25 09:03:33

International Stem Cell Corporation (OTCBB:ISCO), through its wholly owned subsidiary Lifeline Cell Technology (Lifeline), has signed a manufacturing and distribution agreement with BioTime, Inc., (OTCBB:BTIM) (Alameda, CA) and BioTime's wholly owned subsidiary Embryome Sciences, Inc., to jointly produce and distribute hundreds of new standardized human and animal stem cell lines, along with corresponding data and reagents. The mutual goal is to provide the "picks and shovels" for scientists...


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negawatt
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.