Stem Cell Science and Engineering: State of the Art

INBT Annual Symposium

Owens Auditorium

Johns Hopkins School of Medicine

Friday. May 2, 2014

  • 8:30-9:00 am Registration Lobby of Owens Auditorium
  • 9:00-9:05 Welcome and Introduction of speakers Peter Searson
  • 9:05-9:35 Human Cell Engineering: Recent progress in reprogramming cell fates and editing the nuclear genome, Linzhao Cheng
  • 9:35-10:05 Regenerating Musculoskeletal Tissues from Fat, Warren Grayson
  • 10:05-10:35 Hitting the Bull’s Eye: Targeting HMGA1 in Stem Cells for Cancer Therapy or Regenerative Medicine using Nanotechnology, Linda M. S. Resar
  • 10:35-10:45 Coffee Break
  • 10:45-11:15 Engineering Biomaterials to Enhance Stem Cell Potential, Hai-Quan Mao
  • 11:15 -11:45 Engineered Human Pluripotent Stem Cells for Disease Modeling Applications, Mark Powers
  • 11:45-12:15 Understanding the Function of Risk Genes for Mental Disorders Using iPSC Models, Guo-li Ming

Lunch break

  • 1:30-3:30 pm Poster Sessions Owens Corridor
  • 3:30 Announcement of Poster Session Winners/Adjourn