Current Topics in Pharmacology
12:30 PM, Wednesday, February 9, 2000
Room T-530/530A HSC
Speaker: Rejean Idzerda
Topic: Programming stem cells to treat human disorders: does Christopher Reeve have cause for optimism?
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1999-2000 Journal Club Schedule