Tulane to Announce Opening of New Facility to Manufacture Adult Stem Cells

July 17, 2006

Fran Simon
Phone: 504-247-1433

Who: Tulane University Senior Vice President for Health Sciences Paul Whelton and Darwin Prockop, director of the Tulane Center for Gene Therapy

What: The opening of a major new facility to manufacture adult stem cells at Tulane, in collaboration with the Louisiana Gene Therapy Research Consortium

When: Wednesday, July 19 at 1:15 p.m.

Where: The Collins C. Diboll Auditorium, 1440 Canal St.

More: Tours of the facility and a reception will immediately follow the news conference. This event is taking place in conjunction with the New Orleans Medical District Tour

Tulane University, New Orleans, LA 70118 504-865-5000