$5.3 Million in Tools & Technologies Grants

Three scientists with the Eli and Edythe Broad Center of Regenerative Medicine and Stem Cell Research at UCLA were awarded more than $5.3 million in state grants today to develop innovative tools and technologies that will help overcome the technical hurdles in advancing basic, translational and clinical stem cell research.

Embryology Club Seminar Series featuring Dr. James Briscoe

Date: 
02/04/2011

Dr. James Briscoe
MRC Programme Leader
National Institute for Medical Research, London, UK

"The Gene Regulatory Logic for Sonic Hedgehog Morphogen Interpretation"

February 4, 2011
4:00pm-5:00pm
Embryology Club Seminar Series
Boyer Hall Room 159

Co-Sponsored by the JCCC and The Eli & Edythe Broad Center
of Regenerative Medicine and Stem Cell Research

BSCRC and JCCC Seminar featuring Dr. Julie Baker

Date: 
02/03/2011

Thursday, February 3, 2011
Broad Stem Cell Research Center Seminar
10:00 AM
Room: 13-105 CHS
Julie Baker, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Departments of Genetics and Ob/Gyn
Stanford University School of Medicine

Talk Title: “Chromatin and Transcription Factor Signatures during endoderm differentiation from hESCs”

Co-sponsored by the JCCC & the Eli & Edythe Broad
Center of Regenerative Medicine and Stem Cell Research

BSCRC and IMED Seminar Series featuring Dr. Temple Grandin

Date: 
02/01/2011

Tuesday, February 1, 2011
4:00 – 5:00 PM
Room: NPI Auditorium (C8-183 Neuropsychiatric Institute)
Temple Grandin, Ph.D.
Best Selling Author
Professor, Animal Sciences
Colorado State University

Talk Title: “Visual Thinking, Animal Behavior and Autism”

Co-Sponsored by IMED and the Eli & Edythe Broad Center
of Regenerative Medicine and Stem Cell Research

BSCRC and IBP Seminar featuring Dr. Leanne Jones

Date: 
02/03/2011

Thursday, February 3, 2011
Noon – 1pm
CNSI Auditorium
Leanne Jones, PhD
Assistant Professor
Emerald Foundation Developmental Chair
Laboratory of Genetics
Salk Institute

Talk Title: “Ageing-related changes to stem cells and the stem cell niche”

Co-sponsored by Eli & Edythe Broad Center of
Regenerative Medicine and Stem Cell Research and
Department of Integrative Biology and Physiology

BSCRC and Materials Science and Engineering Seminar featuring Dr. Kristopher Kilian

Date: 
01/20/2011

Thursday, January 20, 2011
10:00AM
1100 TLSB
Kristopher Kilian, PhD
Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Department of Chemistry
University of Chicago

Talk Title: “Tailored Surfaces and Functional Materials for Stem Cell Biology and Tissue Engineering”

Co-sponsored by Eli & Edythe Broad Center of
Regenerative Medicine and Stem Cell Research and
Department of Materials Science & Engineering

Light Refreshments Served

Stem Cell Club Meeting

Date: 
01/14/2011

We will be having a Stem Cell Club meeting this Friday,
January 14 at Noon in BSRB 154.

Our speaker will be Tanya Stoyanova from Owen Witte’s lab.

The title of her talk will be “Trop2 regulates progenitor function
and transformation through cell-intrinsic and extrinsic cleavage products.”

Lunch will be provided.

Please join us for the first meeting of 2011.

For more information please contact:
Rachel Kim RKim@mednet.ucla.edu

7th Annual Stem Cell Symposium

Thumbnail: 
URL (Link): 
https://www.uclaextension.edu/stemcell/r/Default.aspx

BSCRC researchers publish findings that may have significant implications for brain repair and abnormal brain development

Figure 6A

For years, the majority of research on reactive oxygen species (ROS) – ions or very small molecules that include free radicals – has focused on how they damage cell structure and their potential link to stroke, cardiovascular disease and other illnesses.

BSCRC and IMED Seminar Series featuring Dr. Nancy Snyderman

Date: 
01/19/2011

Pages