21 March, 2018 — Leading scientists and researchers from academia and industry will gather to share groundbreaking stem cell science and its translation to clinical application at ISSCR 2018, the annual meeting of the International Society for Stem Cell Research (ISSCR). More than 3,000 stem cell researchers and clinicians from around the world will gather 20-23 June in Melbourne, Australia to discuss recent findings and progress that is driving development of stem cell treatments and cures for disease.
Topics include stem cells and cancer, gene editing and gene therapy, disease modelling and drug discovery, and breakthrough therapies currently in clinical trial, among others. See full program.
What: ISSCR 2018, the largest meeting of stem cell researchers and source of emerging news on stem cell breakthroughs and therapies
When: 20-23 June, 2018
Where: Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Center, 1 Convention Centre Place, South Wharf VIC 3006, Melbourne, Australia
Media may register for ISSCR 2018 at: http://www.isscr.org/meetings-events/annual-meetings/isscr-annual-meeting-2018/media/media-registration-form. Credentialed reporters will have access to top stem cell scientists, press materials, news conferences, and events at the meeting, providing many sources for news articles and features.
Keynote speaker Jennifer Doudna, University of California, Berkeley, will speak 23 June, 16:00. Doudna is
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