Worcester, MA, February 16, 2006 -- Advanced Cell Technology, Inc. (OTCBB:ACTC) will participate in the Wharton Health Care Business Conference held on February 16-17, 2006 at the Park Hyatt Bellevue in downtown Philadelphia. The Wharton Health Care Business Conference is in its 11th year as a leading health care forum for industry professionals, academics, and students.
William M. Caldwell, Chief Executive Officer of Advanced Cell Technology, is scheduled to participate in a panel discussion, "Stem Cells and Regenerative Medicine: Entrepreneurial Opportunities and Challenges,” on Friday, February 17th from 1:15 pm to 2:30 pm. Additional information regarding the conference can be found at "www.whcbc.org":http://www.whcbc.org.
About Advanced Cell Technology, Inc.
Advanced Cell Technology, Inc. is a biotechnology company applying stem cell technology in the emerging field of regenerative medicine. The company operates facilities in Alameda, California and Worcester, Massachusetts. For more information about the company, please visit "www.advancedcell.com":http://www.advancedcell.com.
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Forward-looking statements are based on the beliefs, opinions, and expectations of the company's management at the time they are made, and the company does not assume any obligation to update its forward-looking statements if those beliefs, opinions, expectations, or other circumstances should change.
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