Talk title Activation and repression in somatic cell reprogramming
Speaker Dr. Miguel Esteban,
Principal Investigator, Guangzhou Institutes of Biomedicine and Health, Chinese Academy of Sciences
Date & Time 25 August 2017 (Friday) 16:00-17:00
Venue Room G004, E12 Building (University of Macau)
Biosketch Miguel A. Esteban, Chief Scientist of China Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST, 973) Program, National High-end Foreign Expert. He obtained his Ph.D from the University of Autonoma de Madrid in 2003 and worked as a postdoctoral research assistant in Renal research laboratory, Imperial College London from 2003 to 2007. He joined in Guangzhou Institutes of Biomedicine and Health, Chinese Academy of Sciences from 2008. He studied Immunology (mainly on inflammation), Cancer Biology (particularly related to hypoxia and oxygen sensing), genetic syndromes, Stem Cell Biology (induced pluripotent stem cells and embryonic stem cells) and Epigenetics. He made great research achievements in iPS generation.