- By Dana Sparks
Mayo Clinic to Co-Host 2013 World Stem Cell Summit in San Diego
On the heels of a major advancement in the field of regenerative medicine, Mayo Clinic and others continue to look to the future and the potential of regenerative medicine. The Genetics Policy Institute(GPI) is announcing details of the 9th annual World Stem Cell Summit — the largest and most comprehensive multi-track interdisciplinary stem cell conference aimed at uniting the global stem cell community and accelerating cures.
Andre Terzic, M.D., Ph.D., director of the Center for Regenerative Medicine at Mayo Clinic, says, “The summit is a great opportunity for the community of regenerative medicine to gather and share the advances of stem cell biology and regenerative medicine and surgery today.”
Mayo Clinic, California Institute for Regenerative Medicine, The Scripps Research Institute, and Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute have joined GPI to organize the summit which will be held at the Hilton Bayside San Diego, December 4-6, 2013.