Derivation and characterisation of human embryonic stem cells

Lead Research Organisation: King's College London
Department Name: Unlisted

Abstract

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Description Management Board of UK Stem Cell Bank
Geographic Reach Multiple continents/international 
Policy Influence Type Participation in advisory committee
Impact Regulation of input and outputs from the UK Stem Cell Bank and how this will be controlled and charged for
 
Description Guy's and St Thomas' Foundation Hospital Charity grant ref: G061102
Amount £143,000 (GBP)
Organisation Guy’s & St Thomas’ Charity 
Sector Charity/Non Profit
Country United Kingdom
Start 10/2007 
End 09/2009
 
Description Young scientist meeting 
Form Of Engagement Activity A formal working group, expert panel or dialogue
Part Of Official Scheme? No
Primary Audience Public/other audiences
Results and Impact British Council International Networking for Young Scientists Meeting (28th-31st January 2007). Talk entitled: Derivation of clinical grade and genetically affected human embryonic stem cell lines. Sheffield Joint Laboratory Meeting (29th March 2007). Talk entitled: Proposal for a universal minimum information convention for the reporting on the derivation of human embryonic stem cell lines. International Society for Stem Cell Research 5th Annual Meeting, Cairns Australia (June 2007). Poster entitled: Proposal for a universal minimum information convention for the reporting on the derivation of human embryonic stem cell lines. Imperial College Symposium in Stem Cell Repair and Regeneration (1st- 2nd October 2007). Talk entitled: International Community Consensus Standard for Reporting Derivation of Human Embryonic Stem Cell Lines. King's College London and Churches Together in England Bioethics Discussion Day (30th October 2007). Talk entitled: Stem Cells - What are they and why might they be useful? University College London Stem Cell Away Day (15th December 2007). Talk entitled: International Community Consensus Standard for Reporting Derivation of Human Embryonic Stem Cell Lines. Gynaecological Research Society, Guy's Hospital (26th January 2007). Talk entitled: Human Embryonic Stem Cell Research at Guy's: Achievements and Future Goals. ESRC Seminar Series (Jan 07) "Ethical and technical Issues around stem cell collection from IVF" British Association for Tissue Banking, 15th Annual Scientific Meeting (Apr 07) "Embryonic stem cell donation: The hESCCO experience" Insights (National Fertility Nurse annual conference) (Sept 07) "Embryonic Stem Cell Research: The Nurses Role" ESRC Regenerative Bodies Seminar (Oct 07) "Embryonic stem cell donation: the hESCCO nurse experience"

Contacts and useful discussions
Year(s) Of Engagement Activity 2007