National Stem Cell Foundation of Australia
The National Stem Cell Foundation of Australia supports stem cell science and educates the community about the potential and dangers of stem cell therapies.
Visit the website: stemcellfoundation.net.au
2019 Metcalf Prizes for Stem Cell Research
The winners of the 2019 Metcalf Prizes for Stem Cell Research will be announced on Monday 4 November 2019. Contact Tanya Ha on 0404 083 863 or email@example.com to receive media information on embargo.
National Stem Cell Foundation of Australia October newsletter
Welcome to my occasional bulletin on stem cell science, news and the ongoing work of the National Stem Cell Foundation of Australia.
October’s a busy month for the Foundation, as the region’s top stem cell researchers converge on Brisbane for the 6th annual meeting of the Australasian Society for Stem Cell Research (ASSCR).
National Stem Cell Foundation of Australia June newsletter
The first half of 2013 has seen the Foundation’s formal launch and the commencement of our grant programs and outreach activities.
We’re extending our support to the stem cell research community with 50 travel grants for early-career researchers to join Australia’s premier stem cell research meeting in Brisbane later this year. There are plenty of speaking places for junior investigators, awards for posters and presentations, and a special networking event to introduce them to leaders in stem cell research. [continue reading…]
National Stem Cell Foundation of Australia April newsletter
I’ve been both excited and concerned to see stem cell stories in the media this year.
The Foundation has enjoyed the media attention following our launch. But we’ve also been alarmed by the growing number of reports of people travelling overseas for unproven treatments and the explosion of clinics, here in Australia and overseas, offering treatments using stem cells derived from fat cells.
Launch and embargo 10.30 am, 18 February 2013
Centre for Eye Research Australia, Level 1, 32 Gisborne Street, East Melbourne
With patient advocate, researcher, and stem cells
Niall Byrne: 0417 131 977, firstname.lastname@example.org
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Emily Woodhams: 0408 370 959, firstname.lastname@example.org
Download high-resolution photos of Dr Kathryn Davidson, the National Stem Cell Foundation’s first grant recipient, Dr Alice Pébay, Associate Investigator at Stem Cells Australia, and Dr Graeme Blackman OAM, Chairman of the National Stem Cell Foundation of Australia.