Month: December 2005

President’s Report

From the Desk of the President Colleagues, Your Society has had significant accomplishments in the months following our last Annual Meeting. Often with organizations such as ours, the work behind the scenes doesn’t get much notice, but the generous time and resource commitment of individuals is worthy of note as this set of remarks is going to press. After considerable evaluation, debate, and effort, the SIVB Board has decided to publish both of our journals with one major publishing house, Springer (See www.springer.com ), starting in January 2007. Springer publishes more than 1,200 journals in the sciences, technology, and...

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2006 Meeting Keynote Speaker

Dr. Ronald L. Phillips will be the Keynote Speaker at the 2006 In Vitro Biology Meeting being held from June 3 – 6, 2006 in Minneapolis Minnesota. Dr. Phillips is Regents’ Professor and McKnight Presidential Chair in Genomics, and Director of the Center for Microbial and Plant Genomics, University of Minnesota. He earned the B.S. and M.S. degrees from Purdue University and a Ph.D. from the University of Minnesota; postdoctoral training was at Cornell University. Throughout his career, Dr. Phillips has coupled the techniques of plant genetics and molecular biology to enhance our understanding of basic biology of cereal...

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SIVB Journals Update

SIVB to Move Journal Publications to Springer For the past several years, the SIVB has had the two Society journals, In Vitro-Animal and In Vitro – Plant, published and printed by different publishers/printers. In Vitro -Animal has been self-published by the SIVB and printed by Allen Press while In Vitro – Plant has been published and printed by CABI Publishing (a unit of CAB International). While these arrangements have proved satisfactory in several respects, the financial returns on these assets have not been up to our expectations. Also, the marketing activity for In Vitro – Animal needed a major...

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Fund for the Future

2005 Fund for the Future Contributors The following members are acknowledged for their contributions for the future endeavors of the Society for In Vitro Biology. Dr. Chakradhar Akula Dr. Jameel M. Al-Khayri Dr. Glenn Allison Dr. David W. Altman Dr. Shin-Ichi Amino Dr. Mohamed Amssa Dr. Joji Ando Dr. Maigull M. Appelgren Dr. Diana Isabel Arias Dr. Ronald J. Arndt Prof. Charles J. Arntzen Dr. Raymond Atilano Dr. Robert Auerbach Dr. Masahiko Awaji Mr. Jacob B. Bade Dr. Eugenio Perez Molphe Balch Ms. Libby M. Bernal Dr.Delia R. Bethell Dr. Raj P. Bhatt Dr. Carl F. Blackman Dr. Ronald...

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New Members

SIVB Welcomes Its New Members in 2005! Jim Allnut, Arbor-Gen Nazilia Azizbekov, Golden State Bulb Growers Lisa Baker, Dow Agrosciences Amy Boros, Phyton Biotech David Chancellor, University of Pittsburgh Mary Cook, ArborGen Cindy Crane, The Noble Foundation James Crowley, Monsanto Company Edward Doolin, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia François Eudes, AAFC – LRC Cristina Garcia, Ateneo de Manila University Gerald Hall, Phyton Biotech Claire Hobbs, Walberton Nursery Nathan Kaller, University of Florida Christina Kerksieck Jaspal Khurana Joo Young Kim, University of Tennessee Tiffani Larrimore, Phyton Biotech Kevin Lutke, Donald Danforth Plant Science Center Fernanda Mendes-da-Glória, Centro de Energia Nuclear na...

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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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The In Vitro Report accepts submissions from members or interested scientists. Submissions must include author’s name, address, phone, or other number where you can be reached. For additional information regarding submissions to In Vitro Report, contact Sylvia A. Mitchell or Michael J. Fay, Editors-in-Chief, by phone or email or contact the SIVB office.

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