Gordon Keller, Ph.D.
Director, McEwen Centre for Regenerative Medicine, University Health Network
Senior Scientist, Ontario Cancer Institute, Div. of Stem Cell and Developmental Biology
Professor, University of Toronto, Department of Medical Biophysics

Keywords: VCSCB CDB

Record History
Added on August 26, 2011 at 5:12 PM by Cartailler, Jean-Philippe
Modified on October 31, 2011 at 11:33 AM by Cornwell, Kim
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Public: CDB/VCSCB Seminar Series

Meeting Details

Start Date / Time November 7, 2011 at 12:15 PM
End Date / Time November 7, 2011 at 1:15 PM
Duration 1 hour(s)
Location 1220 MRB III
Presenter Name Gordon Keller, Ph.D.
Presentation Title Directed Differentiation of Pluripotent Stem Cells
Status This meeting has already occurred

Meeting Agenda/Notes

The presentation will cover the latest strategies involved in the generation of mesoderm and endoderm-derived tissues from pluripotent stem cells. Also the role of different signaling pathways in the regulation of early lineage commitment, strategies to promote maturation of differentiated populations, and discussion on potential applications of pluripotential stem cell-derived cell types and tissues.