Alameda, CA - June 13, 2007 Advanced Cell Technology's (OTCBB:ACTC) Vice President of Research and Scientific Development, Robert Lanza, M.D., will be delivering the opening keynote address at TERMIS NA 2007, a conference focusing on challenges in the fields of regenerative medicine. In Dr. Lanza's address, scheduled for Thursday, June 14, at 8:30 am, he will speak on the use of embryonic stem cells and the role they play in regenerative medicine.
TERMIS, or Tissue Engineering & Regenerative Medicine International Society, is a globally recognized group of scientific professionals practicing in the fields related to regenerative medicine. The conference will include more than 100 scientific presentations comprising the most comprehensive regenerative medicine event in North America.
For more information on the event, please visit "http://regenerate-online.com/":http://regenerate-online.com/index.php.
About Advanced Cell Technology, Inc.
Advanced Cell Technology, Inc. is a biotechnology company applying embryonic stem cell technology in the emerging field of regenerative medicine. The company operates facilities in Alameda, California and Worcester, Massachusetts.
For more information, please visit: "www.advancedcell.com":http://www.advancedcell.com
About TERMIS NA
The Tissue Engineering & Regenerative Medicine International Society (TERMIS) brings together the international community of persons engaged or interested in the field of tissue engineering and regenerative medicine and promotes education and research within the field of tissue engineering and regenerative medicine through regular meetings, publications and other forms of communication. The Society also serves as an international forum to promote the informed discussion of challenges and therapeutic benefits of the application of tissue engineering and regenerative medicine technologies.
Most importantly, the Society is committed to bringing you closer to key professionals to support your mutual understanding of the field, accelerate your research in the field and to enable you to contribute to the ultimate care of patients in this very important way. To affect this interchange of information, the Society has endorsed the journal, Tissue Engineering, as its official publication and has negotiated a reduced subscription rate for members. In addition, the TERMIS publishes a quarterly newsletter for its members to keep them abreast of developments in the field. The TERMIS World Congress Meeting will be held every three years. In the interim years the Continental Chapters will host annual meetings to promote tissue engineering and regenerative medicine research regionally.
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