Stem Cell Seminars

Upcoming Schedule

August 31, 2009
Dr. Vivek Mittal
Associate Professor of Cardiothoracic Surgery
Department of Cell and Developmental Biology
Director, Lehman Brothers Lung Cancer Laboratory
Cornell University Medical Center, New York, NY
Hosted by Dr. Claudia Fishbach
G10 Biotech Auditorium
October 5, 2009
Dr. Valerie Gouon-Evans
Assistant Professor of Gene and Cell Medicine
The Mount Sinai Medical Center, NY  
"Generation of Functional Hepatocytes from Embryonic Stem Cells"
Hosted by Dr. Paula Cohen
G10 Biotech Auditorium
October 26, 2009
Dr. Valeri Vasioukhin
Associate Member, Division of Human Biology
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, WA  

Hosted by Dr. Tudorita Tumbar
G10 Biotech Auditorium


Recent Presentations

June 29, 2009
Dr. Grigori Enikolopov
Associate Professor
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, NY  
"Disposable Stem Cells: Neurogenesis in the Adult Hippocampus"
Hosted by Dr. Alexander Nikitin
March 2, 2009
Dr. Fiona Watt
Deputy Director of Cancer Research
Cambridge Research Institute, UK  
"Stem cell renewal and lineage selection in mammalian epidermis"
Hosted by Dr. Tudorita Tumbar
October 2, 2008
Dr. Haifan Lin
Professor of Cell Biology and Genetics
Director, Yale Stem Cell Center
Yale University School of Medicine
New Haven, CT
"Stem Cells, Small RNAs, and Self-Renewal"
Hosted by Dr. Jun "Kelly" Liu
September 26, 2008
Professor Matthew H. Kaufman
Edinburgh, UK
"IVF, parthenogenesis and Stem Cells"
Hosted by Dr. Alex Nikitin
June 4, 2008
Dr. Takashi Shinohara
Professor in the Department of Molecular Genetics
Graduate School of Medicine
Kyoto University
Kyoto, Japan
"Culture and genetic modification of Germline Stem (GS) cells."
Hosted by Dr. John Schimenti
May 6, 2008 Dr. Pradip Roy-Burman
Professor of Pathology and Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Department of Pathology
Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California
Los Angeles, CA
"New Mouse Models for Elucidating Mechanisms of Prostate Cancer Progression"
This seminar is jointly sponsored by the Department of Biomedical Sciences Seminar Series.
Hosted by Dr. Alex Nikitin
March 10, 2008 Andrei V. Gudkov, Ph.D., D. Sci.
Senior Vice President for Basic Science,
Chair, Department of Cell Stress Biology
Roswell Park Cancer Institute
Buffalo, New York

"Pharmacological protection of stem cells of hematopoietic and gastro-intestinal systems"