2016 Meeting (Margaret River)

The presentations and posters at the 2016 annual general meeting were excellent. Please join us in congratulating those below:

Oral Presentation Prizewinners (2)
-Elizabeth Ng
 for “Differentiation of human embryonic stem cells to HOXA+ hemogenic vasculature that resembles the aorta-gonad-mesonephros"
-Amy Chapman
 for “Investigating the functional maturation of human induced neural precursor-derived neurons”

Poster Presentation Prizewinners (2)
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Grace Lidgerwood
 for “Lyosphosphatidic acid signalling in human pluripotent stem cell-derived retinal pigment epithelial cells”
-Isabel Hemming
 for “RP58 and p27 coordinate neural stem cell proliferation and radial migration within the embryonic mouse cerebral cortex”

Best of the Best Poster Presentations (5)
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Kiryu Yap
for “Bio-engineering vascularised human liver organoids from adult stem/progenitor cells”
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Ms Yi Wang
for “Self assembled peptide scaffold to support primary cortical neuron survival and growth in vitro”
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Mr Majid Alhomrani
for “Human amnion epithelial cells-derived extracellular vesicles reduce fibrosis in a mouse model of liver fibrosis”
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Ms Ena Music
for “Constant and pulsed parathyroid hormone(1-34) administration mitigates mesenchymal stem/stromal cell hypertrophy but at the expense of chondrogenesis”
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Ms Grace Lidgerwood
for “Lysophosphatidic acid signalling in human pluripotent stem cell-derived retinal pigment epithelial cells”