Center for Embryonic Cell and Gene Therapy lecture: Alan Trounson, Ph.D., June 10

The OHSU Center for Embryonic Cell and Gene Therapy welcomes Alan Trounson, Ph.D., past president of the California Institute for Regenerative Medicine (CIRM) and emeritus professor of Monash University, for a lecture on translating discovery.

Visiting speaker: Alan Trounson, Ph.D.
Tuesday, June 10, 2014 from 4 to 5 p.m.
OHSU Hospital room 8B60

Videoconferenced to NSI seminar room at the Oregon National Primate Research Center 

Dr. Trounson was president of CIRM from 2007 to 2014 in San Francisco, California. He was a pioneer of human in vitro fertilization, introducing fertility drugs for controlling ovulation, embryo freezing techniques, egg and embryo donation methods, early sperm microinjection methods, initiated embryo biopsy, developing in vitro oocyte maturation methods, and the vitrification of eggs and embryos. He led the first Australian team for the discovery of human embryonic stem cells in the late 1990s.

Questions? Contact Heather Asa.

Bookmark and Share

Comments are closed.

About the Author

Welcome to the Research News Blog

Welcome to the Research News Blog

OHSU Research News is your portal to information about all things research at Oregon Health & Science University. Visit often for updates on events, discoveries, and important funding information.

Read more

Participation Guidelines

Remember: information you share here is public; it isn't medical advice. Need advice or treatment? Contact your healthcare provider directly. Read our Terms of Use and this disclaimer for details.

Categories

Archives