Feb 06

How Plants Can Strengthen Our Bones


Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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Presentations
From Space Studies to Real-Life Benefits: How Plants Can Strenghten Our Bones
Prof. Yoav Sharoni
Department of Clinical Biochemistry and Pharmacology, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
Dr. Peter Lelkes
Founding Chair of the Department of Bioengineering, Temple University
Date
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Friday, February 06, 2015
10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Location
The Offices of Blank Rome LLP
One Logan Square
18th and Cherry Streets
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Event Host
Jack R Bershad

Prof. Sharon and Dr. Lelkes will give an exclusive briefing about their collaborative research.


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R.S .V.P. to winickc@aabgu.org or 215-884-4510

Prof. Yoav Sharoni is visiting the U.S. on a short-term basis, representing the Department of Clinical Biochemistry and Pharmacology, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev. The Department is responsible for teaching biochemistry, clinical biochemistry, metabolic regulation, obesity, diabetes and insulin resistance, clinical endocrinology, hematology, cytokines during inflammation and lipid metabolism to medical, laboratory sciences, nursing, and life science students.

Peter I. Lelkes, Ph.D., is the Laura H. Carnell Professor and Founding Chair of the Department of Bioengineering in the College of Engineering at Temple University. Dr. Lelkes is also the inaugural director of the Institute for Regenerative Medicine and Engineering (TIME) at Temple University’s School of Medicine.  Temple University’s Bioengineering Department offers students access to the merging worlds of engineering and biological sciences.