TEL-AVIV, Israel, November 10, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --
Cellect Biotechnology Ltd. (Nasdaq: APOP), a developer of stem cells selection technology, announced today that Company CEO, Dr. Shai Yarkoni, was selected to provide the keynote (Plenary) presentation at the 11th world congress of Regenerative Medicine and Stem Cell technologies (http://www.bitcongress.com/rmsc2017/default.asp ).
The event is intended to provide a platform for professionals around the world to exchange state-of-the-art research and development and identify business trends, needs and opportunities in the field of Regenerative Medicine & Stem Cell.
Dr. Shai Yarkoni, Company CEO has commented: "We are actively seeking business development opportunities in the far east. There are far reaching advancements in the region with regards to regenerative medicine and stem cells technologies. Events such as this provide the business opportunities and wealth of information exchange we aspire for. We are honored to be selected as the keynote presenters in this important event."
The congress comprises nine professional parallel tracks and attracts thousands of professionals and enterprises from the global scientific and business communities. The conference is taking place in Singapore pointing to the increasing importance of the Asian arena in the area of stem cell corporate development.
About Cellect Biotechnology Ltd.
The Company's technology is expected to provide pharma companies, medical research centers and hospitals with the tools to rapidly isolate stem cells in quantity and quality that will allow stem cell related treatments and procedures. Cellect's technology is applicable to a wide variety of stem cell related treatments in regenerative medicine and that current clinical trials are aimed at the cancer treatment of bone marrow transplantations.
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Cellect Biotechnology Ltd.
Eyal Leibovitz, Chief Financial Officer
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