CIRM

Patient Advocate Leads Drive to Add Rare Diseases to CIRM’s Stem Cell Bank

November 1, 2016 Oakland, CA – Christina Waters is a rare kind of person: creative, compassionate, and committed to creating change. Now she is using those rare talents to help children battling rare diseases. She is helping add blood and skin samples from these children to be turned into stem cells and used as a resource for researchers to better understand …

5 minutes with Dr Subhadra Dravida, Founder and CEO of Transcell

Transcell Biologics is an innovative biotech company focuses in anti-cancer treatment, neurological ailments and autoimmune disorder. The innovative, stem cell based biotech company is based in Hyderabad, India. Ahead of this year’s BioPharma India 2016, we had the pleasure of grabbing a few minutes with its founder and CEO, Dr Subhadra Dravida.   What sparked the establishment of Transcell? We hope to translate stem cell …

Keith Thompson (CGT) announces the creation of Islexa

On day 1 of the World Stem Cells & Regenerative Medicine Congress, Keith Thompson, CEO of the Cell and Gene Therapy Catapult, announced, in partnership with the University of Aberdeen, the creation of a new company: Islexa. Islexa is developing an innovative method to produce laboratory grown islets, which are the organoids in charge of insulin production. This technology holds …

regenerative medicine

Guest Blog: “How to deliver the magic bullet in regenerative medicine”

One concept that worked well at for World Stem Cells & Regenerative Medicine Congress 2015 was the round table sessions. To be honest, I arrived a sceptic wondering how much more I would gain from the sessions, perhaps an hour sitting uncomfortably trying to engage in debate. The answer – a window into each company’s current work or the question …

Stem Cells -Call for writers

Call for Guest Writers – Stem Cells & Regenerative Medicine Congress USA

Call for Guest Writers This opportunity is open to all would-be commentators from all corners of the Stem Cells & Regenerative Medicine industry – from students, bloggers and journalists, to researchers and academics. Join us at the Stem Cells & Regenerative Medicine Congress USA 2015 for 2 days in Washington D.C. and work with our writers to cover the event and place …

“Streamlining the Path to Commercial Success for Cell Therapy”

Cenk Sumen of PCT Cell Therapy Services  joined us for Stem Cells & Regenerative Medicine Congress USA 2014 to present about ‘ Streamlining the Path to Commercial Success for Cell Therapy”   Download the presentation now to understand more about: Typical CAR T cell manufacturing process Technology examples for separation/volume reduction   Manufacturing constraints Unique manufacturing challenges for autologous processes …and much more! Get your …

“Characterization of cell-based regenerative medicine products–current challenges and possible solutions”

Sema Rosinbum of FDA  joined us at Stem Cells & Regenerative Medicine Congress USA 2014 to present about ‘ Characterization of cell-based regenerative medicine products–current challenges and possible solutions’  Download the presentation now to learn more about: Cell therapy challenges Islet cell transplantation in diabetic mice Graded vs. Binary Responses …and much more! Get your copy here! To find out more about current challenges and …

“uniQure: Delivering gene therapy to patients”

Philip Astley-Sparke of uniQure  joined us at Stem Cells & Regenerative Medicine Congress USA 2014 to presnet about ‘Delivering gene therapy to patients’  Download his presentation to understand more about: Strategy of leadership in curating treatments uniQure’s Vector Platform Strategy uniQure’s leading manufacturing program …and much more! Get your copy here! If you’re interested in learning more about delivering gene therapy to patients , attend  Stem Cells …

“Turning patients’ cells into drug factories”

Matthew Sholz of Immusoft Corporation  joined us at Stem Cells & Regenerative Medicine Congress USA 2014 to present about ‘ Turning patients’ cells into drug factories’   Download his presentation to learn more about: Immusoft process overview Immusoft Business Strategy Optimized Culture System In Vitro Proof-of-Concept Studies …and much more!   Get your copy here!   If you are interested in learning more about  turning patients’ …

“Scale-Up Challenges in Cell Manufacturing”

Kelly Kemp of Stemedica Cell Technologies,  joined us at Stem Cells & Regenerative Medicine Congress USA 2014 to present about ‘ Scale-Up Challenges in Cell Manufacturing’   Download the presentation to understand more about: Growing demand for cells Stemedica cell technologies Scale-Out vs. Scale-Up Scale-Up Challenges Stemedica’s Scale-Up Approach …and much more! Get your copy here! To learn more about  scale-up challenges in cell manufacturing , attend  Stem Cells …