20 April, 2022 - 20 April, 2022
This is for the information of all concerned that under under PCMD-Royan Institute Webinar Series (hybrid), the first webinar entitled: “Perinatal Stem Cell Derivatives for the Regeneration of Spinal Cord Injury” will be conducted by Dr. Irfan Khan (Assistant Professor, PCMD).
Dr. Khan is involved in regenerating cardiovascular injuries, their characterization and repair with stem cells, and their derivatives in form of cardiac progenitors. His focus area is to establish GMP for clinical-grade stem cells in Pakistan and to transform current basic stem cell research into translational medicine. Future interests include direct differentiation and trans-differentiation of stem cells with help of chemicals, genetic and epigenetic modification to neurons, cardiomyocytes, insulin-secreting beta cells, and skin fibroblasts.
PCMD-Royan Institute Webinar Series (Hybrid) is jointly organized by Dr. Panjwani Center for Molecular Medicine and Drug Research, Royan Institute, COMSTECH and Sindh Innovation, Research, and Education Network (SIREN).
The Royan Institute is an Iranian clinical, research and educational institute dedicated to biomedical, translational and clinical researches, stem cell research and infertility treatment. It is a public non-profitable organization affiliated to Academic Center for Education, Culture and Research. It was established in 1991 by the late Dr. Saeid Kazemi Ashtiani as a research institute for Reproductive Biomedicine and infertility treatments. In 1998 this institute was approved by Ministry of Health as Cell Based Research Center with over 46 scientific members and 186 lab technicians.
Day & Date: Wednesday, April 20, 2022
Time: 10:00 am PST
Registration fee: Free
Venue: Seminar room, Dr. Panjwani Center for Molecular Medicine and Drug Research, International Center for Chemical and Biological Sciences, University of Karachi-75270, Pakistan.
Registration Last Date: April 18, 2022
Kindly register online for the workshop using the link: https://bit.ly/3vWSH
Online: Link will be provided to the online registered participants.
For more information: [email protected]; Call : 021-111-222-292 Ext: 267, 275.
Room No. 202, 2nd floor, L.E.J. National Science Information Center, International Center for Chemical and Biological Sciences (ICCBS), University of Karachi, Karachi-75270.
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