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#InCaseYouMissedIt: Check out this interview with Dr. Bernard Thébaud as he discusses his world-first clinical trial using a #StemCell therapy to help prevent a #ChronicLungDisease in preterm babies. Read more: https://stemcellnetwork.ca/stem-cells/research-trainee-profiles/bernard-thebaud/ #RegenMed @OttawaHospital @CHEO @LabThebaud
Just announced! Vancouver-based Mesentech doses first patients in Phase 1 study to accelerate healing of #BoneFractures. Congratulations to the team – many who have been part of the Network for years. 👏 #BoneDiseases #RegenerativeMedicine #RegenMed
Mesentech Doses First Patients with Investigational Drug MES1022 to Accelerate Healing of Bone...
Mesentech Doses First Patients with Investigational Drug MES1022 to Accelerate Healing of Bone Fractures
Congratulations to Lloyd Mackenzie as the new Chief Technical Operations Officer at @aspectbiosys! 👏
À l'occasion de la #JournéeMondialeduPoumon, le RCS souligne le travail du Dr Bernard Thébaud, qui dirige le premier essai clinique au monde où des #cellulessouches sont utilisées pour aider à guérir les poumons de bébés prématurés. Lisez l’entrevue ici : https://stemcellnetwork.ca/fr/cellules-souches/projets-de-recherche-et-profils-de-stagiaires/bernard-thebaud/
Today on #WorldLungDay, SCN is highlighting the work of Dr. Bernard Thébaud, who is leading a world-first clinical trial using #StemCells to help heal the lungs of preterm babies. Read the full interview here: #RegenMed https://stemcellnetwork.ca/stem-cells/research-trainee-profiles/bernard-thebaud/ @LabThebaud @OttawaHospital @CHEO
We’re almost 1 month away from #TMM2023 in Toronto, bringing together nearly 500 delegates from across the country & internationally! We have an exciting line up of plenary sessions, world-leading speakers, exhibit hall & more. You won’t want to miss it! https://www.tillandmcculloch.ca/event/12b63ab5-5e76-45d7-9e6a-2facabff9cfb/regProcessStep1
Thank you for joining us this week for the second session of the Global #RegenerativeMedicine Trainee Speaker Series, with presentations from researchers in Germany, Belgium, & the Republic of Korea. Check out the recording here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=STarYQrKObM
We’re delighted to be co-hosting this highly-anticipated event with @ResearchCda on December 5, 2023 in Ottawa. Looking forward to showcasing the work of #RegenMed researchers across the country! #RegenerativeMedicine #StemCells
SCN is pleased to partner with @OBIOscience to offer the Scientific Founders Program for aspiring entrepreneurs in #StemCell & #RegenMed sectors. This 5-day training program will empower participants with the skills to build a #RegenMed startup: https://stemcellnetwork.ca/training/workshops/scientific-founders-program/
#InCaseYouMissedIt last week, the Stem Cell Network announced $1 million in funding to support research trainees across Canada who are actively engaged in SCN’s 56 ongoing projects and clinical trials: https://stemcellnetwork.ca/scn-announces-1m-in-funding/ #StemCells #RegenMed #RegenerativeMedicine
ICYMI: SCN & @The_MRC announced round 2 of the UK-Canada Exchange Program Awards, which provides funding for travel & fosters collaboration between #RegenMed researchers in both countries. Don’t miss out! Apply by October 31: https://stemcellnetwork.ca/training/exchanges-fellowships-internships/mrc-scn-uk-canada-exchange-program/
Congratulations to Iram Fatima Siddiqui @mcgillu, winner of the #TMM2023 #CellsISee art contest People’s Choice Award!👏 The Cells I See art contest is hosted by SCN and @CCRM_ca. @MRM_Network
📢Today is the last day to vote for your favourite #SciArt in the #CellsISee contest, hosted by SCN and @CCRM_ca! The cell image with the most likes will win the People's Choice Award at #TMM2023. Visit @CCRM_ca’s Facebook page to vote today: https://www.facebook.com/media/set?vanity=commercializinglivingtherapies&set=a.687662113378536
The next session of the Global Regenerative Medicine Trainee Speaker Series is Sept. 20, with presentations from researchers in Germany, Belgium, & the Republic of Korea. Register to hear about research from the next-generation of #StemCell leaders: https://stemcellnetwork.ca/training/workshops/global-regenerative-medicine/
Visit a Canadian institution to learn about leading-edge technologies with SCN’s Technology Adoption Awards for trainees & ECRs working in #RegenerativeMedicine. Apply until November 30 to be evaluated on a first-come, first-reviewed basis. Learn more: https://stemcellnetwork.ca/training/workshops/technology-adoption-awards/
Congratulations to @MurtazaNagree, Ph.D. @UHN who is the 2023 Drew Lyall Award of Excellence winner as lead author for the highest-ranked abstract in the #TMM2023 abstract competition! Read about Murtaza’s research in SCN’s latest Insights Blog: https://stemcellnetwork.ca/insights-blog/
We’re pleased to announce Gordon Keller, Ph.D. @UHN as the 2023 Till & McCulloch Award recipient, recognized for his outstanding research paper entitled, “Modeling human multi-lineage heart field development with pluripotent stem cells”. https://stemcellnetwork.ca/dr-gordon-keller-wins-the-2023-till-mcculloch-award/ @McEwenInstitute
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Last chance to apply for SCN financial support to attend the ever popular @UBC Flow course! Attend in-person & learn strategies to enable the production of high-quality flow data ready for publication. Apply now: https://stemcellnetwork.ca/training/workshops/ubc-flow-course/ #RegenMed
The first session of the Careers Beyond Academia series was today! Hosted by SCN & @MbD_UofT. Speakers Michael Mee @amplitudeVC & Robyn Butt @MorphocellTech shared their career insights in the #LifeSciences industry.