May 29, 2020

The Niche

Knoepfler lab stem cell blog

CIRM Grantee Meeting

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I’m here in San Francisco at the annual CIRM Grantee Meeting. As President Alan Trounson said, this is the best stem cell meeting in the world. We had two speakers tonight to kick off the meeting. Let me tell you my thoughts on each one. First, we had Rainer Storb from The Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center (aka “The Hutch”, where I did my postdoc), who gave his talk “Allogeneic Hematopoietic Cell Therapy for Blood Disorders: the Road to Success”.  It was a fascinating history of …Read More