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Making Sense of Stem Cells - Open public meeting in Hydra, Greece

EuroStemCell is hosting an open public meeting on stem cells, at the Bratsera Hotel in Hydra, Greece, from 7.30-9.30 pm on Tuesday 20th September.

20 September 2005 - 20 September 2005

Stem cells hit the headlines every week. They are the celebrities of the cell world.
They also have the potential to impact our understanding and treatment of some of todayâs most complex diseases, like diabetes and Parkinsonâs.
All are welcome to come along and find out more about the science behind the headlines, from three scientists working at the cutting edge of stem cell research:
EMBRYONIC STEM CELLS - WHAT'S ALL THE FUSS ABOUT?,Professor Austin Smith,MRC Centre Development in Stem Cell Research, University of Edinburgh
STEM CELLS AND DIABETES,Professor Danny Pipeleers,JDRF Center for Beta Cell Therapy in Diabetes, Brussels Free University
STEM CELLS AND NEURODEGENERATIVE DISEASES,Professor Anders Björklund ,Wallenberg Neurosciences Center, Lund University
Refreshments served from 7.30pm. ,Meeting starts at 8pm, and concludes with a question and answer session.