7th Keio-Stanford Webinar (January 21 (PST) | January 22 (JST), 2022)


Advanced BioScience Webinar for Drug, Device Development

[7th Keio-Stanford Webinar: Glial Cell Biology]

Date and Time: January 21, 2022 5:00-6:30PM (PST) | January 22, 2022 10:00-11:30AM (JST)
Organized by:Stanford School of Medicine, Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine and Keio University School of Medicine, Department of Physiology
Co-sponsored by: KGRI, Keio University Yagami Data Security Lab, Life Science Innovation Network Japan (LINK-J), Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST)

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[7th Keio-Stanford Webinar Invited Speakers]

1. Next generation cell therapies for the brain
Marius Wernig, MD, PhD
Professor of Pathology
Howard Hughes Medical Institute Faculty Scholar
Tashia and John Morgridge Faculty Scholar, Child Health Research Institute at Stanford
Co-Director, Institute for Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine
Stanford University School of Medicine

2. Development and application of a non-invasive transplantation method of microglia derived from human iPS cells into mouse brain
Schuichi Koizumi, PhD
Vice Dean, Chair of Dept Neuropharmacol,
Interdisciplinary Grad Sch Med, Univ Yamanashi

3. Astroglia can play a key role in the widespread pathogenesis of neurodegenerative diseases
Satoru Morimoto, MD, PhD
Department of Physiology, Keio University School of Medicine, Japan

4. Generating microglia from human iPS cells and Disease Modeling
Iki Sonn, MS
Department of Physiology, Keio University School of Medicine, Japan

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