GTCbio is proud to present the Stem Cell Summit 2018, to be held in Boston, MA. The Stem Cell Summit provides information on cutting-edge developments in all areas of stem cell research from bench to bedside, including the biology, medicine, applications, regulations, product development, and the commercialization of stem cells. This summit comprises of presentations, panels and round-table discussions to highlight pre-clinical and clinical studies in regenerative medicine, immunotherapy, stem cell reprogramming, cell therapy in diabetes, regulatory policies regarding stem cell research, manufacturing and other relevant topics.
The 15th Stem Cell Summit includes two conferences including the joint plenary session:
- Plenary Keynote: Historical Perspective and State of the Industry
- Round Table Sessions
- Ready, Set, Grow – New Company/Technology Pitch Competition
- Award Ceremony and Closing Keynote Session – Predictions for the Future
Stem Cell Research & Regenerative Medicine:
- Advances in Adult Stem Cell Research
- Advances in Pluripotent Stem Cell Research
- Translation to the Clinic: What’s in the Pipeline
- Revolution in Immunotherapy
Stem Cell Product Development & Commercialization:
- Stem Cells for Drug Discovery and Disease Modeling
- Partnering between Industry, Academia and CROs to Advance Research
- Manufacturing and Scalable Processes for Cell Therapy
- Regulatory and Funding Challenges
We hope to see you in Boston!
The 2018 Advisory Committee
|2018 Advisory Board Members|
|Anthony Ting, Athersys|
|Robert Deans, BlueRock Therapeutics|
|Douglas Losordo, Caladrius Biosciences|
|Evan Y. Snyder, Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute|
|Mark Zimmerman, Viacyte|
|Matthew Durdy, Cell Therapy Catapult|
|Gil Sambrano, California Institute for Regenerative Medicine|
|Alain Vertès, NxR Biotechnologies GmbH|
|Khalid Shah, Harvard Medical School|
|Satish Medicetty, GTCbio|
The 2018 sponsorship is currently in process.
Please come back and visit this page for updates.
BELOW ARE THE SPONSORS FROM 2017.
Viracor Eurofins provides clinical trial biomarker testing services with expertise in custom assay transfer, design and validation for phase I-IV trials. Our CAP/CLIA and NY state accredited laboratory has over 30 years of experience in molecular testing, immune response monitoring, vaccine safety/efficacy assessment, allergy and hypersensitivity testing.
Cancer Genetics Inc. (CGI; Nasdaq: CGIX) is a leader in enabling precision medicine in oncology from bench to bedside through the use of oncology biomarkers and molecular testing. CGI is developing a global footprint with locations in the US, India and China. The Company offers a comprehensive range of laboratory services that provide critical genomic and biomarker information. Its state-of-the-art reference labs are CLIA-certified and CAP-accredited in the US and have licensure from several states including New York State. CGI has established strong clinical research collaborations with major cancer centers such as Memorial Sloan Kettering, The Cleveland Clinic, Mayo Clinic, Keck School of Medicine at USC and the National Cancer Institute.
BioSpherix will be exhibiting the Xvivo System, worldâ€™s first and only cytocentric barrier isolator optimized for cells. Economical and practical alternative to cleanrooms for cGMP compliant production of cells for clinical use. Get better contamination, process and quality control. Stop by the BioSpherix booth to learn more about the only total quality platform for cells!
Diagenode, the leading provider of complete solutions for epigenetics research, offers innovative shearing and automation instruments, reagent kits, and high quality antibodies to streamline DNA methylation, ChIP, and ChIP-seq workflows. Our latest innovations include a full automation system, ChIP-seq kits for only 10,000 cells, and the industry's most validated antibodies.
Absorption Systems assists pharmaceutical and medical device companies in identifying and overcoming ADMET (Absorption, Distribution, Metabolism, Excretion, and Toxicity) barriers in the development of drugs and medical devices. The company's mission is to continually develop innovative research tools that can be used to accurately predict human outcomes or to explain unanticipated human outcomes whey they occur.
Biological Industries USA, Inc. (BI-USA) provides researchers direct access to an entire portfolio of GMP-defined, optimized solutions for stem cell research and scale-up including NutriStem® – a serum-free; xeno-free media for the growth and expansion of pluripotent stem cells and mesenchymal stem cells, CryoStem™ Freezing Medium, MSC differentiation kits, and PLTMax® human platelet lysate.
CBSET is a nonprofit biomedical research institute with a mission is to advance therapeutics development through high-quality services. We collaborate with med tech and pharmaceutical sponsors with a GLP-compliant, AAALAC-accredited facility including vivaria, catheterization / imaging labs, surgical and necropsy suites, histopathology, SEM, and a range of other technologies.