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2014-01-13 16:26:23

SAN DIEGO, Jan. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Biocom, the association for the Southern California life sciences community, announced that its president and CEO, Joe Panetta, has been appointed to the California Institute for Regenerative Medicine's (CIRM) Independent Citizens' Oversight Committee (ICOC) by Governor Jerry Brown. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130228/LA69104LOGO) "This is an opportunity to work alongside patient advocates, researchers and leaders in the...

2013-11-20 23:23:00

Gov. Schwarzenegger will receive the Infinity Award, the highest honor bestowed by the A4M at the 21st Annual World Congress on Anti-Aging, Regenerative and Aesthetic Medicine in Las Vegas, NV December 12-15, 2013. Boca Raton, FL (PRWEB) November 20, 2013 Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger will be presented with the 2013 Infinity Award, the highest honor of the Academy, by Dr. Robert Goldman, chairman of the A4M. Gov. Schwarzenegger is being recognized for his early leadership role in...

2011-05-25 12:11:00

COLUMBIA, Md., May 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Maryland Stem Cell Research Commission (Commission) has completed its review of the 180 applications received in response to its three FY 2011 Requests for Applications (RFAs). The board of directors of the Maryland Technology Development Corporation (TEDCO) approved the Commission's recommendation to fund 36 new projects with the Maryland Stem Cell Research Fund's (MSCRF) $10.4 million FY 2011 budget. As highlighted in its 2011 RFAs, the...

2010-11-24 12:08:00

FRC Suggests: Invest In Something With Real Payback -- Adult Stem Cells WASHINGTON, Nov. 24, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In 2004 Robert Klein, chairman of the California Institute of Regenerative Medicine (CIRM), helped pass Proposition 71, establishing the CIRM with a state taxpayer-funded $3 billion budget for ten years. The measure was passed with promises of affordable cures for virtually all diseases, cures specifically from embryonic stem cells and cloning, as well as tremendous...

2010-10-19 07:37:16

More graduates, employers, and employees focusing on a career in regenerative medicine demands focused and innovative recruiting solutions for jobs in the regenerative medicine, cell therapy, and stem cell sectors. Bellingham, WA and Vancouver, BC (Vocus) October 19, 2010 In response to a growing demand for regenerative medicine jobs, two companies with a history of collaborating in the space recently announced the launch of an online recruitment system specialized in the field of...

2010-03-16 07:00:00

SAN DIEGO, March 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Organovo, Inc., the San Diego-based regenerative medicine company focused on using its breakthrough NovoGen 3D human tissue printing technology to create tissue on demand for research and surgical applications, today announced the appointment of Marie Csete, M.D., Ph.D., as Executive Vice President of Research and Development. "Marie's background is ideally suited for Organovo," said Keith Murphy, the company's Chief Executive Officer. "She has extensive...

2010-03-12 11:15:00

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., March 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Newswise -- What regenerative medicine therapies are being applied to patients today? What hurdles stand between stem cell therapies and real treatments in the clinic? Keynote speakers at the upcoming inaugural Translational Regenerative Medicine Forum will discuss these topics as well as provide an update on various national and regional stem cell initiatives. The forum, set for April 6-8 in Winston-Salem, is an annual event to focus...

2009-12-10 18:00:00

SAN DIEGO, Dec. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Kornberg Associates | Architects (www.kornberg.com) has converted part of an existing building (Keen Hall), including a previously unused covered open area, into an innovative stem cell core facility for the University of California, Riverside. Ken Kornberg, president and founder, made the announcement. "A key project element was to ensure that although the facility was integrated into the campus security system, access control is independent from the...


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