Research and funding of regenerative medicine examined by Committee

14 July 2016

The Science and Technology Committee examines research and funding of regenerative medicine looking at the landscape in the UK, focusing on embryonic and somatic stem cell research, and the ethical issues and investment challenges around research.


Tuesday 19 July 2016, Grimond Room, Portcullis House

At 2.15 pm

  • Professor Paul Riley, British Heart Foundation Professor of Regenerative Medicine, University of Oxford
  • Professor Stuart Forbes, Professor of Transplantation and Regenerative Medicine, University of Edinburgh
  • Professor Peter Andrews, Professor of Biomedical Science, University of Sheffield

At 3.15 pm

  • Dr Rob Buckle, Director of UK Regenerative Medicine Platform, Research Councils UK
  • Professor Jeremy Pearson, Associate Medical Director, British Heart Foundation
  • Professor Neil Hanley, Professor of Medicine, University of Manchester
  • Professor Anthony Hollander, Head of Institute of Integrative Biology
  • Professor of Stem Cell Biology, University of Liverpool

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