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CSCI Internal Seminars

To promote interactions, exchange of ideas and collaboration amongst the stem cell community at Columbia, CSCI holds monthly work in progress seminars in which students and postdocs from member laboratories from both campuses present their latest research.

The meetings are held on the second Monday of each month at the Hammer Health Science Center, Room 312. Pizza and beverages will be provided at 3:15 pm and the talks/discussions will be held from 3:30- 4:30 PM.

The next meeting is on June 9, 2014 at 3:15 PM at Hammer 312.

Cora Bergantinos (Johnston Laboratory)

moderator: TBD

Berta Vidal Iglesias (Hobert Laboratory)

moderator: TBD

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Drs. Masayuki Yazawa and Lei Ding are in charge of organizing these internal seminars. PIs who would like to propose candidate speakers for consideration are requested to forward the name of their student/postdoc and a tentative title of his/her talk to them at:;;


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Stem Cell Special Seminar

Paul Frenette, MD
September 10, 2014
11:00 am
NI Auditorium

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CSCI Internal Seminar


Next Internal Seminars will be on

June 9, 2014 in Hammer 312

Speakers:Cora Bergantinos(Johnston lab)

Berta Vidal Iglesias (Hobert lab)

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Director's note

Welcome to the new website for the Columbia Stem Cell Initiative (CSCI), which coincides with a new effort to structure stem cell research at Columbia and to enhance its visibility.

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