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Nov 24, 2016, 12:32 ET Funding to support innovative stem cell research on septic shock, diabetes, brain injury & 3D printing of neural tissues

OTTAWA, Nov. 24, 2016 /CNW/ - The Stem Cell Network (SCN) with the support of the Minister of Science, the Honourable Kirsty Duncan, is pleased to announce funding of $9 million for innovative stem...


Nov 22, 2016, 16:00 ET Media Advisory - Canadian stem cell research leading edge & globally competitive

OTTAWA, Nov. 22, 2016 /CNW/ - Subject: National Stem Cell Research Announcement by the Minister of Science, the Honourable Kirsty Duncan, P.C., M.P. Date & Time: Thursday, November 24, 2016 12:15pm – ...


Oct 27, 2014, 08:00 ET Ottawa hosts global leaders in stem cell and regenerative medicine research

OTTAWA, Oct. 27, 2014 /CNW/ - Stem cell and regenerative medicine experts representing Canada and international research groups will come together in Ottawa to share some of the leading advances in...


Oct 21, 2014, 10:12 ET Media Advisory - Regenerative medicine experts come to Ottawa to share latest discoveries

OTTAWA, Oct. 21, 2014 /CNW/ - The field of regenerative medicine – harnessing the power of stem cells, biomaterials and molecules to repair, regenerate or replace diseased cells, tissues and organs – ...


Sep 25, 2013, 10:00 ET Canadian stem cell technology expected to offer new options for blood stem cell transplants

Peter Zandstra receives the 2013 Till & McCulloch Award OTTAWA, Sept. 25, 2013 /CNW/ - A Canadian technology that has the potential to boost the number of stem cells given to patients undergoing...


May 02, 2012, 08:00 ET First fellowships awarded in new Canadian stem cell and regenerative medicine research program

"See The Potential" program sponsored by Canada's Stem Cell Network and Pfizer MONTRÉAL, May 2, 2012 /CNW/ - The first two postdoctoral research fellowships of a new program to promote stem cell...


Apr 30, 2012, 10:15 ET Dr. Aaron Schimmer Receives the Till and McCulloch Award - Award Lecture to be Presented Today on Drug Screening with Stem Cells to Identify Leukemia Therapies

MONTRÉAL, April 30, 2012 /CNW/ - Canada's most coveted stem cell prize will be awarded to a Stem Cell Network researcher who has used drug screening to find a potential new treatment for a deadly...


Apr 11, 2012, 10:45 ET Dr. Aaron Schimmer Receives the Till and McCulloch Award

Stem Cell Network Recognizes Researcher for Leadership in Drug Screening with Stem Cells to Identify Potential Leukemia Therapies OTTAWA, April 11, 2012 /CNW/ - Canada's most coveted stem cell prize...


Nov 22, 2010, 07:00 ET Timothy Caulfield Receives the Till and McCulloch Award

Stem Cell Network Recognizes Researcher for his National and International Leadership in the Field of Stem Cell Ethics CALGARY, Nov. 22 /CNW/ - To view this Social Media Release, please enter the...


Nov 18, 2010, 11:00 ET Media Advisory - Timothy Caulfield to receive the 2010 Till & McCulloch Award
for excellence in stem cell research

CALGARY, Nov. 18 /CNW/ - What: Presentation of the 2010 Till & McCulloch Award and public lecture by Timothy Caulfield, professor in the Faculty or Law and the School of Public Health, and Research...


Jun 08, 2010, 10:36 ET Report takes aim at unproven stem cell therapies

OTTAWA, June 8 /CNW Telbec/ - Patients hoping to learn more about the credibility of clinics selling stem cell treatments abroad will soon have new information to help them make important and often...