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ORDR Co-Sponsored Conferences
Genetic Diseases of Children: Advancing Research & Care, Monday, March 07, 2011 - Wednesday, March 09, 2011
Location: Sheraton New York Hotel & Towers, New York, NY
Description: The New York State Department of Health announced Genetic Diseases of Children: Advancing Research & Care. This national conference brought together the worlds of health, science, government, and industry with the families who look to them for answers.
The 15th International Symposium on Cells of the Hepatic Sinusoid , Saturday, August 28, 2010 - Wednesday, September 01, 2010
Location: Pasadena, California
Description: Studies on the sinusoidal cells are becoming increasingly important in diverse areas ranging from stem cells, liver development and regeneration, and the pathogenesis of liver diseases such as steatohepatitis, fibrosis, and hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) to therapeutic approaches including liver transplantation. The target audience was both established and junior investigators, graduate students, and postdoctoral fellows who work in these multidisciplinary fields. The symposium helped develop constructive international collaborations that would result in true advantages for people with rare liver diseases.