Center for Stem Cell Biology: 2010 Research Symposium


The 2010 Center for Stem Cell Biology Inaugural Symposium

The Center for Stem Cell Biology Inaugural Symposium was held on Tuesday, November 16, 2010, featuring renowned speakers in the field of stem cell biology. The symposium was open to the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center's research community as well as members of the public.


SKI Center for Stem Cell Biology
Lorenz Studer, MD
Member, Developmental Biology Program
Director, Center for Stem Cell Biology
Sloan Kettering Institute

Multilineage Regeneration in the Amphibian Nervous System and Its Relevance to Mammalian Stem Cell Biology
Elly Tanaka, PhD
Group Leader, Center for Regenerative Therapies Dresden
Max Planck Institute of Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics

Mechanisms of Cellular Reprogramming
Konrad Hochedlinger, PhD
Assistant Professor
Department for Stem Cell and Regenerative Biology
Harvard University

Controlling Stem Cells in Health and Disease
Ronald McKay, PhD
Director for Basic Science
Lieber Institute for Brain Development
Johns Hopkins School of Medicine

The Regulation of Stem Cell Self-Renewal
Sean Morrison, PhD
Professor, Department of Internal Medicine
Director, Life Sciences Institute
University of Michigan