Thursday, March 13, 2014
Conflict of Interest Charge On California Stem Cell Agenda Today
The California Stem Cell Report will provide live coverage of today's daylong meeting in Burlingame, Ca., of the governing board of the $3 billion California stem cell agency.
On the agenda are $72 million worth of concept proposals aimed at speeding stem cell therapies into the clinic, along with an allegation that a conflict of interest was involved in a $13 million grant application.
The meeting begins at 9 a.m. PDT. For those who would like to listen in live via the Internet, the agenda contains instructions and information about how to see the Power Point presentations being used.
The public can also participate in the meeting, make statements and ask questions at teleconference locations in Japan, Los Angeles(2) and La Jolla. Specific locations are on the agenda.