TEL AVIV, Israel, Oct. 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Cellect Biotechnology Ltd. (Nasdaq: APOP),a developer of stem cell selection technology, announced today that Company CEO, Dr. Shai Yarkoni, was chosen to present Cellect technology and recent advancements at the Bio-Europe 2017 conference in Berlin (https://ebdgroup.knect365.com/bioeurope/about-bio-europe) alongside other selected industry leaders including Andrew Yost, VP, Corporate Development, REGENXBIO Inc., Gabriele Proetzel, Director, Regenerative Medicine, Takeda and Sharon Brownlow, Head of Collaborations - Manufacturing Centre, The Cell and Gene Therapy Catapult. The panel will be moderated by the Founder of Alliance of Regenerative Medicine (ARM).
The 23rd annual BIO-Europe is Europe's largest partnering conference serving the global biotechnology industry. Delegates from all parts of the biotechnology value chain come to BIO-Europe with the aim to identify, engage and enter into strategic relationships.
Dr. Shai Yarkoni, Company CEO has commented: "Cellect is emerging as a significant player and front runner in the stem cell industry. We aim to enter into strategic alliances with bio / pharma leaders to drive ApoGraft™ adoption worldwide. We are gaining significant global recognition and are expanding our activities to engage with as many enterprises as possible towards the commercialization of our technology. Bio-Europe is a fantastic opportunity for forming such collaborations on a global scale with the top industry companies of our field."
BIO-Europe partnering event draws over 3,800 industry attendees from over 60 countries, representing more than 2,000 companies for three days of high level networking offering high level workshops, panels and company presentations of top selected companies.
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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