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CT Tri-institutional Stem Cell Research Retreat

Yale Stem Cell Center

Monday, November 5, 2012 from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM (EST)

New Haven, CT

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2012 Connecticut Stem Cell Research Retreat


November 5, 2012, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM


Brady Auditorium, 310 Cedar Street, Yale University School of Medicine


Program Schedule


9:00 a.m.                Welcome – In-Hyun Park, Yale Stem Cell Center


9:15-9:35                 Valentina Greco, Yale Stem Cell Center

                              Cellular and signaling mechanisms of skin tissue regeneration

                              and cancer


9:35-9:55                 Xiaofang Wang, University of Connecticut, Farmington

                              "Treatment of multiple sclerosis using hESC-derived

                               mesenchymal stem cells"


9:55-10:15               Jan Naegele, Wesleyan University

                              “Mechanisms of neural circuit repair and seizure suppression

                               using mESCs and mouse embryo-derived neural progenitors


10:15-10:45             Coffee Break


                              Moderator: Andrew Xiao, Yale Stem Cell Center


10:45-11:05             Shangqin Guo, Yale Stem Cell Center

                              “Visualizing the birth of induced pluripotency”


11:05-11:25             Craig Nelson, University of Connecticut, Storrs

                              Deconstructing reprogramming - one cell at a time


11:25-11:45             Stephen Devoto, Wesleyan University

                              “Setting aside muscle stem cell lineages in zebrafish”


11:45-12:05 p.m.     Karen Hirschi, Yale Stem Cell Center

                              Endothelial cell differentiation and specification


12:05-1:30               Lunch and Networking


1:30-1:45                 University of Connecticut/Wesleyan hESC Core Update,

                              Ren-He Xu


1:45-2:00                 Yale Stem Cell Center hESC/iPSC Core Update,

                              Caihong Qiu


2:00-2:15                 Yale Center for Molecular Discovery, Michael Kinch


2:15-2:30                 University of Connecticut, Farmington, Stem Cell Physiology

                              and Chemistry Core, Srdjan Antic


2:30-2:45                 Yale Stem Cell Center Genomics Core Update, Mei Zhong

Have questions about CT Tri-institutional Stem Cell Research Retreat? Contact Yale Stem Cell Center

When & Where

Brady Auditorium
310 Cedar Street
New Haven, CT 06520

Monday, November 5, 2012 from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM (EST)

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