Regenerative Medicine – Nov 17

Our understanding of stem cells has exploded in recent years, promising transformative therapies — and even cures — for a myriad of diseases. Come learn about the many types of stem cells in the human body, and how they are being used to develop treatments for diseases including immune deficiencies, sickle cell disease, thalassemia, diabetes, kidney disease, osteoarthritis, and eye diseases. See how these groundbreaking therapies have changed the course of so many lives.

Both of our speakers hail from the California Institute of Regenerative Medicine (CIRM). Dr. Lisa Kadyk is CIRM's Associate Director of Therapeutics, and Yimy Villa is CIRM's Marketing Communications Manager.

WHAT: Regenerative Medicine: From Stem Cell Science to Revolutionary Therapies
WHO: Dr. Lisa Kadyk & Yimy Villa, California Institute of Regenerative Medicine
WHERE: Alameda Free Library, 1550 Oak Street, Alameda, CA 94501
WHEN: 2019-11-17 — 2pm, Sun, November 17 (1.5 hrs)
Add to Calendar YYYY-MM-DD 2019-11-17 14:00 2019-11-17 15:30 Wonderfest, Regenerative Medicine: From Stem Cell Science to Revolutionary Therapies Speaker: Dr. Lisa Kadyk & Yimy Villa, California Institute of Regenerative Medicine
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Our understanding of stem cells has exploded in recent years, promising transformative therapies — and even cures — for a myriad of diseases. Come learn about the many types of stem cells in the human body, and how they are being used to develop treatments for diseases including immune deficiencies, sickle cell disease, thalassemia, diabetes, kidney disease, osteoarthritis, and eye diseases. See how these groundbreaking therapies have changed the course of so many lives.

Both of our speakers hail from the California Institute of Regenerative Medicine (CIRM). Dr. Lisa Kadyk is CIRM's Associate Director of Therapeutics, and Yimy Villa is CIRM's Marketing Communications Manager.

Location: Alameda Free Library, 1550 Oak Street, Alameda, CA 94501
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