Aug

6 2014

"Stem Cells: Promises & Reality" Israel Cancer Research Fund

7:30PM - 9:30PM  

Senior Services (Jewish Home for the Elderly) 175 Jefferson Street
Fairfield, CT
2033211006 david.kweskin@icrfonline.org
http://www.icrfonline.org

Contact DAVID KWESKIN
2033211006
david.kweskin@icrfonline.org

What:
The Israel Cancer Research Fund, Connecticut Area presents Dr. Yaqub Hanna, Ph.D/MD acclaimed scientist of the Weizmann Institue on a special CT visit.

Who:
Dr. Hanna, Hebrew University (summa cum laude), postdoctoral studies, MIT discusses his breakthrough research that revealed the "brake" that holds back the transformation of ordinary skin cell to embryonic stem cells, increasing process efficiency from less than 1% to 100%. Stem cells have enormous potential to treat and CURE medical problems.

Where:
Jewish Senior Services (The Jewish Home for the Elderly) 175 Jefferson Street, Fairfield, CT. Near the Merritt Parkway, Exit 47 Southbound. Exit 46 Northbound.

Sponsor: Israel Cancer Research Fund