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CITER Annual Scientific Meeting 2014: 

Basic Science to Regenerative Medicine 


Wednesday 17th & Thursday 18th September 2014

The Stradey Park Hotel, Furnace Llanelli, Carmarthenshire

This year’s Annual Scientific Meeting (ASM) showcased research from Cardiff University CITER members. 


Thank you our invited speakers:-
Keynote speaker Professor Yves Barde, Sêr Cymru Research Chair in Neurobiology, Cardiff University who spoke  on "Embryonic Stem Cells: A Uniquely Useful Discovery Tool in Neurobiology"

Plenary speakers:-

Dr Tim Bowen, Institute of Molecular & Experimental Medicine, School of Medicine;
Mr Chris Wilson, Orthopaedic Consultant, Cardiff and Vale University Health Board;
Professor Anne Rosser, School of Biosciences and School of Medicine;
Professor Rachel Errington, Institute of Cancer and Genetics, School of Medicine and
Professor Arwyn T. Jones, School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences.

Congratulations to 

Poster Prize winner - Vincent Yeung, School of Medicine for his research on "Exosomes control cancer activated stromal cells in 3D Spheroids";


Joint Oral Presentation Prize winners -

Emma Board Davies, School of Dentistry "Oral Mucosal Lamina Propria Progenitor-Cells Demonstrate Broad Spectrum Antibacterial Properties via Osteoprotegerin Secretion" and 

Stacy Littlechild, School of Optometry and Vision Sciences "Phenotypes of keratan sulphate in the sulphotransferase-deficient murine cornea"

If you have any comments regarding this meeting please contact 

Jane Graves, CITER Administrator

Thank you to our sponsors:- 


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