Joint Congress of the International Xenotransplantation Association (IXA) and the Cell Transplant and Regenerative Medicine Society (CTRMS)
Sep 23 2021 from 3:00 PM to 4:15 PM BST
Session: Islet Transplantation: Allo & Xeno
Title: A Pancreatic Islet Transplantation Approach using an Acellular Vessel
The presentation will highlight data on laboratory and preclinical models demonstrating the potential to engineer a biovascular pancreas to deliver islet cells to produce insulin in Type 1 diabetic patients.
Presenter: Jeffrey Lawson, M.D., Ph.D., Chief Surgical Officer, Humacyte