Stem Cell Workshop

Sponsored by Department of Biotechnology, Government of India
Conducted by Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research, Bangalore
National Centre for Biological Sciences, TIFR, Bangalore
Venue National Centre for Biological Sciences, TIFR, Bangalore
Dates December 10th- 19th, 2008

A hands-on workshop on the culturing and characterization of human and mouse embryonic  stem cells will be held from December 10th to December 19th, 2008 by JNCASR and NCBS  This workshop will provide training in the basic techniques used in culturing stem cells and lectures on both basic and advanced topics by International and National experts.  Seats are limited and preference will be given to candidates actively involved in stem cell research.  Applications may be sent to

“Stem Cell Workshop 2008”
National Centre for Biological Research
Tata Institute of Fundamental Research
GKVK, Bellary Road, Bangalore 560065

Or can be emailed to Nidhi Srivastava on

Applications should have the curriculum vitae and a one page write up on the research background and interests and why this workshop could be helpful for the candidate’s research.

Last date for receiving applications – November 20th, 2008.