HACKENSACK, N.J. and PETACH TIKVAH, Israel
, March 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Brainstorm Cell Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ: BCLI), a leading developer of adult stem cell technologies for neurodegenerative diseases, today announced that Dr. Yael Gothelf, VP Scientific & Regulatory Affairs will be presenting at the ISRASTEM 2016 and the 6th Israel Stem Cell Society (ISCS) joint annual meeting on Tuesday April 5
th 2016 at 11:30 am at the Intercontinental Conference Center in Tel Aviv, Israel.
HACKENSACK, N.J. and PETACH TIKVAH, Israel , March 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Brainstorm Cell Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ: BCLI), a leading developer of adult stem cell technologies for neurodegenerative diseases, today announced that Dr. Yael Gothelf, VP Scientific & Regulatory Affairs will be presenting at the ISRASTEM 2016 and the 6th Israel Stem Cell Society (ISCS) joint annual meeting on Tuesday April 5 th 2016 at 11:30 am at the Intercontinental Conference Center in Tel Aviv, Israel.
Dr. Gothelf will present the combined results of the Phase 1/2 and Phase 2a clinical studies that investigated NurOwn® in ALS.
About ISRASTEM 2016 and the 6th International Israel Stem Cell Society joint annual meeting -
The ISRASTEM 2016 and 6th International Israel Stem Cell Society joint annual meeting will focus on novel developments in stem cells, cell therapy and regenerative medicine in both academia and industry. The conference and exhibition will take place April 5th-6th, 2016, at the Intercontinental Conference Center in Tel Aviv, Israel.
Leading researchers from academia, industry, and medical centers will present their recent and most exciting achievements. The program will include basic science and translational sessions in fields such as cardiovascular, cerebrospinal, diabetes, metabolic and hematological diseases, immunotherapy and reconstructive surgery along with sessions on regulatory and production challenges and commercialization. Basic stem cell science sessions will include the biology of pluripotency, hematopoiesis, stem cells in disease, epigenetics of stem cells, programming of adult tissues and stem cells in tissue engineering and regenerative medicine. For more information, refer to http://bioforumconf.com/israstem16
About Brainstorm Cell Therapeutics Inc .
Brainstorm Cell Therapeutics Inc. is a biotechnology company engaged in the development of first-of-its-kind adult stem cell therapies derived from autologous bone marrow cells for the treatment of neurodegenerative diseases. The Company holds the rights to develop and commercialize its NurOwn® technology through an exclusive, worldwide licensing agreement with Ramot, the technology transfer company of Tel Aviv University. NurOwn® has been safely administered to over 60 patients with ALS in clinical trials conducted in Israel, as well as in its ongoing randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled clinical trial in the United States. For more information, visit the company's website at www.brainstorm-cell.com.
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