Month: March 2005

IAPTC&B Update

Happy New Year! The 11th IAPTC&B Congress will be held from August 13-18, 2006 in Beijing, China. If you would like to view the scientific program for this meeting, you can visit our website at http://www.genetics.ac.cn/IAPTCB.htm. Registration and travel information are included on the website. The United States region of the IAPTC&B will be offering $1,000 travel fellowships to attend the 2006 meeting in China. Only members of the IAPTC&B-US will qualify for one of the more than 15 fellowships. Stay tuned this year for more information on the application process. By the time you receive this Newsletter, you...

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Meeting Updates

Animal Program Updates: There are two more Animal Symposia that have been finalized for the 2006 In Vitro Biology Meeting: 3D Cell Constructs for Tissue Engineering and Stem Cells. 3D Cell Constructs for Tissue Engineering is being convened by Robert Tranquillo, PhD, University of Minnesota. The symposium focuses on how the success of tissue engineering hinges on an appropriate combination of cells, polymer scaffolds, and culture conditions, often involving controlled mechanical and chemical signals. This session will provide state-of-art studies among a range of key applications that explore these critical factors. Talks will included Engineering large, mineralized bone tissue...

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ExPlants

      Phyton Biotech Inc. has now relocated to NJ from Ithaca. The company address is now 279 Princeton-Heightstown Rd., E. Windsor, NJ 08520. Joining Michael Horn (new Director of Cell & Molecular Biology) are Dr. Gerald Hall as Scientific Advisor (Manager) of TransProtein Production, Shoshana Pofelis as Senior Research Scientist in the same group and Tiffani Larrimore has moved over to the TransProtein Production group from Strain Development. Dr. Weiming Wang is Manager of Cryobiology and Jayraj Muni is a Research Associate in Cryobiology. Mary Ann Lila is traveling 9-19 January 2006 to Nigeria, Cameroon, Senegal, and...

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  • President’s Report

    The importance of mentors: The annual meeting presentations of the lifetime achievement awards are an opportunity to reflect on the successful careers of our fellow ...
  • 2019 In Vitro Biology Meeting Update

    WELCOME TO THE 2019 IN VITRO BIOLOGY MEETING We are excited to welcome you to the 2019 In Vitro Biology Meeting, which will be held from ...
  • 2019 Meeting News

    There are so many exciting events happening during this year’s meeting.  Check out what’s new: Saturday, June 8: Advanced Flow Cytometry Applications and Data Analysis Tuesday Evening, ...
  • Education Committee Update – Issues in Biotechnology

    The SIVB is proud to announce that it has hosted a video recorded Lecture Series titled Issues in Biotechnologyon their website under the Education Tab; ...
  • In Memoriam

    Dr. Arthur McIntosh, Insect Cell Culturist and Virologist Dr. Art McIntosh, a pioneer in insect cell culture, passed away peacefully at his home, after a long ...
  • UN Biodiversity Conference Recap

    Explaining “Synthetic Biology” and defending Plant Science at the 2018 United Nations Biodiversity Conference While most of the US was focused on mid-term elections, Washington politics, ...
  • Journal Highlights

    Butyric acid induces spontaneous adipocyte differentiation of porcine bone marrow-derived mesenchymal stem cells Butyric acid (BA) affects the differentiation of mesenchymal stem cells (MSC) through the activation of different transcriptional pathways. The aim of ...
  • Member News

    Title of the volume: Transgenic Plants. Methods in Molecular Biology, vol 1864. Humana Press, New York, NY Editors : Sandeep Kumar, Pierluigi Barone, Michelle Smith https://link.springer.com/book/10.1007/978-1-4939-8778-8 This book ...
  • New Members

    SIVB Welcomes New Members in 2019 Huda Abmed Alzahrani, Eastern Illinois University Angelo Alvarez, Pierce College Jesse Argueta, California State, San Bernadino Mohammad Fazle Azim, Arkansas State University Richa Bajaj, ...
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