CiRA 2019 International Symposium: iPSCs Changing the Future of Science and Medicine

Day 1 (Wed 27): 13:00–18:20
Day 2 (Thu 28): 9:30–18:00
Day 3 (Fri 29): 9:30–17:10
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The Center for iPS Cell Research and Application (CiRA), Kyoto University, regularly holds an international symposium inviting stem cell researchers and students from around the world to advance the field of iPS cell research and collaboration.
The next symposium, themed "iPSCs Changing the Future of Science and Medicine", will be held Wednesday–Friday 27–29 November 2019 and feature Dr Tasuku Honjo, a 2018 Nobel Laureate in Physiology or Medicine, and Dr Gordon Keller, researcher at the McEwen Stem Cell Institute of the University Health Network (UHN), as keynote speakers. The topics to be addressed in the three-day conference range from basic research on pluripotency and genome editing to clinical applications of stem cells.

Basic info

Researchers and students
Max attendees
About 500
Free of charge, except for the Social Reception on Day 2 (JPY5,000)


Poster abstract submission deadline: Sunday 25 August 2019
Registration close date: Wednesday 13 November 2019
Contact info
Secretariat for the CiRA 2019 International Symposium
Email: cira2019* (replace * with @.)
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