Stem Cells Live: Current and Future Trends in Regenerative Medicine

Challenging opening comments by Greg Bonfiglio to initiate this discussion session with a bang. A series of complications have hit the industry in recent days: failure of the Athersys phase two trial, federal reimbursement for wound healing Apligraf (Organogenesis) cut. The question posed is, ‘where is the industry now and are these events predicative of the future?’ Alain Vertes, Managing …

Download Presentation: Adult Adherent Stem Cells for Treatment of CNS Injury and Disease

At the last BioPharma Asia in 2013, Robert Deans of Athersys  gave the following presentation entitled: Adult Adherent Stem Cells for Treatment of CNS Injury and Disease. Click here to download this presentation. In this presentation, he covered topics on: Overview of MultiStem in phase II clinical development as well as in enhancing healing. Developmental and biodistribution hurdles of Multistem …

5 Speakers Not to Miss at this Month’s World Stem Cells & Regenerative Medicine Congress in London

As the final preparations are put in place for the 8th World Stem Cells & Regenerative Medicine Congress, I wanted to highlight some of the must-attend sessions set to take place across the 3 day congress on the 21st-23rd May. Given the expertise and experience of the 2013 speaking faculty, it is a near impossible task to put the spotlight …