McEwen Centre at the University Health Network

September 14, 2010 10:27 ET

An Important Update on Stem Cell Research in Toronto

Hold The Date - Health and Science Reporters

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Sept. 14, 2010) -

Attention Health and Medical Editors

On September 23, 2010, media are invited to an in-depth briefing with senior scientists on current stem cell research activity. Toronto's McEwen Centre is one of the top regenerative medicine research facilities in the world and a leader internationally in the generation of reproducible heart cells. Research at the McEwen Centre also holds important implications for diabetes, lung disease and diseases of the blood as well as neurodegenerative disease.

What: A guided laboratory tour to explore advances in stem-cell research at the McEwen Centre for Regenerative Medicine
Who: Dr. Gordon Keller, Director of the Centre, and senior scientists
When: September 23, 2010 at 11:30 to 1:00 p.m. A light lunch will be served
Where: 101 College Street (MaRS Building), 8th Floor Boardroom

Join us to learn more about the most recent developments in stem cell research at the McEwen Centre.

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