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Office of Global Affairs Invites Well-known Stem Cell Expert for Lecture on 8/23

Office of Global Affairs will Invite the well-known stem cell expert- Professor Richard Oreffo to CMU for lecture on 8/23 on the topic of the “Skeletal Stem Cell Based Strategies for Bone Regeneration: from Bench to Clinic”.

Professor Richard Oreffo holds the chair of Musculoskeletal Science and is co-founder and Director of the Centre for Human Development, Stem Cells and Regeneration. He is internationally recognized for his work on skeletal biology and the mechanisms involved in skeletal stem cell differentiation and bone regeneration. He has published over 250 peer-reviewed full papers (H-index 54; >11,000 citations ISI WoS), including breakthrough publications on skeletal stem cells and nanotopography, bone regeneration as well as epigenetics in Osteoarthritis, in Nature Materials, ACS Nano, Stem Cells, Small, Arthritis and Rheumatism; holds 6 patents and is co-editor of “Epigenetic aspects of Chronic Diseases” Highly Commended in 2012 BMA Medical Book Awards.

Office of International Affairs welcomes CMU professors and students to join the lecture. Please grasp the opportunity and attend the event on time.

For more information:
Location:Conference Room 1, 6F Lifu Education Building
Date: Wednesday, August 23, 2017
Time: 10:30AM-12:10PM
Lecture Title: Skeletal Stem Cell Based Strategies for Bone Regeneration: from Bench to Clinic
Lecturer:Professor Richard OC Oreffo, Director of Center for Human Development, Stem Cells and Regeneration, University of Southampton, UK