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20th Anniversary Conference

Hosted by Lund Stem Cell Center | April 2023


Registration Opens in September

Join us in celebrating 20 years of excellence in stem cell research!

About Lund Stem Cell Center's 20th Anniversary Conference:

Since opening its doors nearly 20 years ago, Lund Stem Cell Center has remained committed to excellence in stem cell research and training the next generation of scientists in order to make stem cell therapies a reality of tomorrow. 

Over the past two decades, Lund Stem Cell Center has grown and evolved with the developments made in the field and is today recognized as a world-leading, internationally-renowned hub for both scientists and students. The research at Lund Stem Cell Center is diverse and covers several aspects of developmental and stem cell biology, including but not limited to restorative neurology, hematopoiesis, endocrine cell differentiation, lung bioengineering and bone formation processes.

In honor of our growth and achievements made since our founding, we invite you to join us at our 20th Anniversary Conference which celebrates 20 years of excellence in stem cell research. 

Preliminary Program:

More information coming soon!

Historical Lecture:

Prof. Stein Erik Jacobsen | Karolinska Institute 


Plenary Lectures:

Prof. Melissa Little | ReNewCopenhagen

Prof. Christine Mummery | Leiden University

Prof. Rusty Gage | Salk Institute

Prof. Tony Green | University of Cambridge

Prof. Kim Jensen | ReNew Copenhagen

Prof. Michaela Frye | DKFZ Heidelberg

Prof. David Scadden | Harvard University

Prof. Dominique Bonnet | Francis Crick Institute

Prof. Simon Mendez Ferrer | University of Cambridge

Prof. Matthias Lutolf | EPFL/Roche

Prof. Barbara Treutlein | ETH Zürich

Prof. Jonas Frisen | Karolinska Institute

Prof. Graziella Pellegrini | University of Modena and Reggio Emilia

Prof. Hideyuki Okano | Keio University

Dr. Johanna Olweus | Oslo University Hospital

Conference Details:

Photo of the front of the AF Borgen building.
Lund University's AF Borgen Building. Photo Credit: Jacob.

Where: Lund University, AF Borgen | Lund, Sweden

When: 17 - 19 April, 2023

Organizing Committee: 

Paul Bourgine,
Principal Investigator

Cristian Bellodi,
Principal Investigator

Charlotta Böiers,
Principal Investigator

Nicholas Leigh,
Principal Investigator

Joan Yuan,
Principal Investigator

Zaal Kokaia,
Principal Investigator

Sofie Mohlin,
Principal Investigator

Claire McKay,
Research Coordinator

Marie Jönsson,
Grant Manager

Alexis Luis,
Communications Officer