Month: September 2017

2017 Supporters

The 2017 Planning Committee acknowledges the contributions and donations received from the following companies, organizations and individuals for their support of the 2017 In Vitro Biology Meeting.   Meeting Keynote Contributors This material is based upon work supported in whole or part by the North Carolina Biotechnology Center. Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this publication are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views and policies of the North Carolina Biotechnology Center. Meeting Symposium Contributors   Vegetable Seeds Dwight Tomes JHarbell Consulting Lifetime Achievement Award Contributors Timothy Burcham Ming Cheng Wayne Parrott Nancy...

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2017 In Vitro Biology Meeting Summary and Highlights

Summary and Highlights from the 2017 SIVB Conference The 2017 SIVB Conference was held from June 10th to June 14th, 2017, in Raleigh, North Carolina at the Raleigh Convention Center and Raleigh Marriott City Center. It was an exciting, productive and successful conference that offered strong scientific and educational program as well as plenty of social activities and time to connect, exchange scientific information and build new networks and collaborations. During the Conference’ Opening Ceremony on Sunday, June 11th, the Society for In Vitro Biology honored Dr. Gregory C. Phillips and Dr. J. Denry Sato with the SIVB Lifetime...

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President’s Report

Raleigh didn’t disappoint—as usual!  A meeting such as ours doesn’t happen by accident—because of the able assistance of Marietta and Michele, active board members, program chairs, and volunteers that step up when needed.  I am also indebted to our 2017 program chair Addy Alt-Holland (and others) who made announcements for me during the time when my voice was AWOL during the meeting.  It’s not every society that has the depth to make things happen in a way that seems normal despite the adjustments.  Movie night for the “Food Evolution” event was very well attended and appreciated despite the late hour 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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